Home > Lifestyle > Contraception > Teens and contraception Teens and contraception All sections in Contraception » About Contraception » Contraception for Men » Contraception for Women » Teens and Contraception Talking to your teen about contraception Could they know too much? Is it too soon? Or too late? Sometimes parents have even more dilemmas than their teens when it comes to discussing contraception. Talk Divorce support » Ask Addiction Expert » Quiz Are you depressed? » Like Health24 on Facebook » Strange sex Get the perfect shave A world where every pregnancy is wanted Even though there are a variety of safe contraceptive options available, 41% of the 208 million pregnancies which occur each year are still unintended. The Pill for your teen girl? Your teenage girl and sex: do you simply ignore it, or tackle this touchy subject? We give parents the facts on contraception for girls. Kids and sex CyberShrink has his say on kids, contraception and abortion - now you can do the same. What Teens Should - or Should Not - Be Taught Parents in the USA clash over what's appropriate when it comes to sex education. Contraception for your teenage girl Most parents don’t want to face the fact that their teenaged daughter might be sexually active. But fact is, many teens are. Contraception vital for teens The first sexual experience is unplanned for every third boy and every fourth girl, raising questions about the suitability of modern birth-control methods. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Top tips for beating PMS now Win a spa voucher worth R1000! Don't let PMS get you down Four tips for healthy winter hair Live healthier The struggle is real » 5 things to know before taking an antihistamine How to cope with seasonal allergies 15 tips for students with allergies For university students, moving out of home can be daunting at the best of times but for those with severe allergies or asthma, it may feel close to impossible. Coffee and wine for the win! » Could heartburn drugs upset your 'good' gut bacteria? Life is a gut reaction Good news! Coffee & wine may promote a healthy gut Diverse bacteria help your gut stay healthy. Here's how what you eat and drink can help or harm that balance - and it's not all bad news.