Essays Tagged: "contraception"

Through a Narrow Chink: An Ethical Dilemma

edly, the dynamics and importance of this find were astounding, since before this the only means of contraception was abortion, and even that was not legalized at the time.The race to produce this syn ...

(5 pages) 112 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Legal Abortion=Freedom of Choice Whenever a society attempts to outlaw abortions, it ignores the same urgent reasons for safe, legal abortions that have always existed.

ed.Choice is good for families. There are many programs such as family planning, sex education, and contraception which diminish the number of unwanted pregnancies before they occur. Even when precaut ...

(3 pages) 120 0 3.3 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Discuss the causes of high rates of population growth

n plays a large part in the rate of population increase as it affects birth rates with its views on contraception and abortion. Islam and Roman Catholicism are absolutely opposed to the use of contrac ... . In nations that are strongly influenced by religions with views such as these, the lack of use of contraception means that birth rates are high and therefore the rate of population increase follows ...

(6 pages) 261 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

A Brief Summary and History of Contraceptive Devices

o help prevent pregnancy, not to protect against Sexually Transmitted Diseases. For every method of contraception, there is a failure rate in preventing pregnancy. The only way to protect yourself 100 ... sterilization, a permanent surgery that blocks the pathway of sperm, whether in the male or female.Contraception dates back further than 4,000 years ago. Throughout the centuries, many different meth ...

(3 pages) 73 2 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Report on various types of contreception.

VAGINAL RINGA Vaginal Ring is a form of contraception that is transparent, flexible, thin ring that is inserted into the vagina by the user. ... ct infections, including HIV/AIDS.Women who have following conditions cannot use a vaginal ring for contraception:*History of heart attack or stroke*Chest pain*Blood clots*Severe high blood pressure*D ... at all.*Mood changes, headaches, and lowered sex drive.FEMALE CONDOMSThe female condom is a form of contraception that protects partners from pregnancy and reproductive tract infections, including HIV ...

(3 pages) 46 1 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Woman's Curse?, Meredith F. Small, The Sciences, Jan/Feb 1999, pp. 24-29.

uating women as taboo?An anthropologist offers a new answer - and a challenge to Westernideas about contraception"A Woman's Curse?, Meredith F. Small, The Sciences, Jan/Feb 1999, pp. 24-29.In almost a ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.2 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

This is a cause and effect essay explaining how education, free speech, and contraception contribute to a free society.

ept afloat on an open sea of oppression by providing and allowing education, freedom of speech, and contraception. Through readily available education we establish a citizenry with the opportunity to ... ehicle for navigating the treacherous waters of a free democracy. One can not extol the benefits of contraception in the modern world too much, for it has done more for the economy and civil rights in ...

(5 pages) 198 1 4.9 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Christian and Humanist Views on Biblical Morality.

a range of moral issues inconceivable for biblical writers like abortion, euthanasia, transplants, contraception, genetic engineering, genetic modification, ecological issues, and biological weapons ...

(4 pages) 85 1 4.3 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Do You Want Children?

lative importance of factors contributing to the fall in child conception since access to effective contraception became readily available. Considerable attention has been given to life course trends ... ked at this model the most when determining when I will have my second child. We have a plan and if contraception does not fail again, then I plan on graduating with my bachelor's degree in May 2004 ( ...

(8 pages) 59 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Examine at least two religious perspectives on sexual ethics. (14 marks)To what extent,is it reasonable to claim that sexual ethics should be separated from religious beliefs? (6 marks)

sses the issues of sex before, within and outside of marriage, sexual orientation, masturbation and contraception. The context of sexual ethics in the world today is that any form of sexual pleasure i ... ering their sexual identities. Many of the traditional Christian beliefs about sex, premarital sex, contraception, homosexuality and masturbation are based on teachings from the Bible, however, the Bi ...

(9 pages) 149 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Possitive contraception (english research paper)

Positive ContraceptionSince the sexual revolution in the '60 women are taking more control over their bodies ... e the sexual revolution in the '60 women are taking more control over their bodies when it comes to contraception. Contraception has been a controversial topic among those for and against contraceptio ... lf of the 6.3 million pregnancies in the United States each year are unintended. Using some form of Contraception should be an available option as indicated in Sharing Responsibilities. Contraception ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


buse abortion as a form of birth control. Many women have used legal abortions as a drastic form of contraception, due to carelessness or ignorance of better methods. Abortion should remain legalized ...

(2 pages) 45 3 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


ould have a mindset that possibilities of pregnancy can occur. There is no form of birth control or contraception that is 100%. If a person does not want a child they should practice abstinence. There ...

(2 pages) 36 1 2.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Gay Marriages...My teacher asked us to write an essay on gay marriages, and if we thought they would be legalized all over the US. Because of the "full faith and credit act" states have...

on states that our fundamental rights are the right to have an abortion, relatives living with you, contraception, marriage, procreation, and an education. The main problem with gay marriages is under ...

(2 pages) 92 4 3.5 Sep/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Teen Sexual Rights

urate information, it is even harder for them to make responsible decisions about having sex, using contraception, and protecting themselves from sexually transmitted diseases. Teens do not even have ...

(6 pages) 115 1 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing


es, and therefore no need for abortions. They believe that women don't bother doing their best with contraception because abortion is available. However, pro-choice believers focus on women hav ... ay for violence. I really believe abortion is wrong. Knowing that birth controls and other means of contraception aren't 100% infallible, adults are taking the chance of pregnancy when they have sexua ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Establishing the Limits of Faith on Campus: Should students have the right to access contraceptives through University Health Centers?

horted by their religious background. When it comes to issues concerning promiscuity and the use of contraception, two fundamentally opposite schools of thought seem to press on young students. There ... here is the Bible based teaching, which not only advises but commands abstinence and restraint from contraception during marriage. There is the essentially modern view, which strives to adapt to socie ...

(8 pages) 25 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues


ce, and those who oppose abortion are said to be pro-life.Common reasons for abortion are erroneous contraception, rape, teenage pregnancy, incest, and handicapped babies and/or mothers. Most pro-abor ... ean that a potential human being is killed before he/she becomes one. However, this would mean that contraception is also the killing of a potential human being, and so it is not a very strong argumen ...

(4 pages) 84 3 2.8 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Implanon - How the NHS is Failing Women.

ealthier in body, mind and spirit. I was however, very paranoid about falling pregnant again, since contraception had failed me before. The pill does not work for me and I was wary of hormonal contrac ...

(6 pages) 50 3 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Life: a gift for man to treasure.

a pregnancy, resulting in the death of the foetus (the baby inside the mother's womb). Abortion and contraception are NOT the same. Contraception simply disables the sperm from reaching the ovum so fe ...

(2 pages) 27 1 3.8 Jun/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity