CAPS Blog - Jo Wideman

Long-lasting Contraceptives Help Reduce Teen Pregnancies

The good news: teen pregnancy rates have declined to historic lows in the United States in recent years. The bad news: the U.S. rate is still the highest in the developed world and childbearing by teenagers remains concerning.   Research reveals that the reason for this decline is increased use of contraceptives, and especially, of effective contraceptives. The rate of sexual activity among...

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Don’t Give up on California!

Disappointment with the California legislature and Governor Brown as this legislative session closed has been palpable. The legislature passed, and Gov. Brown signed, many bills to dissolve the distinctions among citizens, legal immigrants and illegal aliens, paving the way for even more population growth in California, which means even greater pressure on the beauty and natural resources that...

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