Friday, February 05, 2010

VetVoice: Emergency Contraception to be available at all U.S. Bases

"The Pentagon for the first time will require military bases worldwide to offer emergency contraception or the so-called morning-after pill, a military spokeswoman said Thursday."

I think this is wonderful. I always found it odd that a 17 year old girl could walk into a drugstore and buy this but it wasn't available to women in the military. I called my local VA hospital a few days ago and asked if they carried Plan B...they didn't know. This is a step in the right direction!

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