Lack of Informed Consent is Abhorrent but Depo-Provera Does Not Sterilize - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Feminist Activist
    • 14.12.12 | 06:22 (IST)

    While the racist, xenophobic nature of Israel's actions are inexcusable I must fact check this article: Depo-Provera does not sterilize women and it is a safe and commonly used contraceptive in the United States. It is an injection given every three months that acts much the same way birth control pills do. Most women who do not receive their shots on time are very capable of getting pregnant right away. NO ONE should ever be forced to use any kind of contraception without fully informed consent, but readers should know that DMPA is not the devil here.

    from the article: An inconveivable crime
    First published 11:15 11.12.12 | Last updated 11:15 11.12.12
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