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 R2 000 beauty voucher! Understanding diabetes self-management Fed up with the Phlemings? Let’s chat diabetes and erectile dysfunction Live healthier FYI » When the flu turns deadly Why the flu makes you feel so miserable Could a deadly flu strain hit SA this winter? Following an intense flu season in the US and UK, should we be worried about our own upcoming flu season? Alcohol and acne » Dagga vs alcohol: Which is worse? SEE: Why you are drinking more alcohol than you realise Does alcohol cause acne? Some foods can be a trigger for acne, but what about alcohol? Dermatologist Dr Nerissa Moodley weighs in.