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 WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal voucher! Constipation in women SA's old diesel vehicles continue to fuel allergies Complete our allergy survey and stand a chance to win R 1000! Live healthier Wasting water? » South Africa is facing a water crisis Water saving tips Water quality report shocks SEE: How much water do you use per day? With level 4 water restrictions in Cape Town, residents are urged to use a maximum of 100 litres per person per day. Here’s how quickly it adds up. Life saving tip! » SEE: 10 things to keep in your first aid kit 10 first aid myths Here's why you need a first aid kit in the car Emergency services are often spread thin, especially when storms and major disasters strike. When travelling on the road, having a well-stocked first aid kit could be a lifesaver.