Jun. 15, 2012

Emergency Contraception: How It Works (How It Doesn’t)

by James Trussell and Kelly Cleland

How do emergency contraceptives work? The idea of contraception used after sex seems counterintuitive. But the basic facts of reproductive biology allow key opportunities to interfere with the reproductive process after sex has occurred, but before pregnancy begins.

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