Belief in Family Planning Myths at the Individual And Community Levels and Modern Contraceptive Use in Urban Africa

January 15, 2016 • Daily Email Recap

Belief in Family Planning Myths at the Individual And Community Levels and Modern Contraceptive Use in Urban Africa

See original/source content: http://www.guttmacher.org/pubs/journals/4119115.html

Negative myths and misconceptions about family planning are a barrier to modern contraceptive use. Most research on the subject has focused on individual beliefs about contraception; however, given that myths spread easily within communities, it is also important to examine how the prevalence of negative myths in a community affects the aggregate level of method use.

See original/source content: http://www.guttmacher.org/pubs/journals/4119115.html


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