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Morning After Pill Now Available to Children Without Parental Consent

NCLaw441 Wrote: May 01, 2013 10:37 AM
Has anyone spoken to a 15 year old girl lately? Do you believe they are competent to make an informed choice? And what sort of proof of age does a 15 year old have?
Broadus Wrote: May 01, 2013 12:49 PM
that's the whole point and purpose of this pill....

for girls that are not capable of making an informed choice.....

The Food and Drug Administration officially made the morning after pill available to children without parental consent or a doctor's prescription yesterday, going against the positions of pro-life groups and the Obama administration. Previously, the morning after pill, known as Plan B, was only available over-the-counter to those 17 years of age.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced that it has approved an amended application submitted by Teva Women’s Health, Inc. to market Plan B One-Step (active ingredient levonorgestrel) for use without a prescription by women 15 years of age and older.

The...