Emergency Contraception Topic Guide
Emergency Contraception: Emergency contraception (birth control after intercourse) is the use of a drug or device to prevent pregnancy after unprotected intercourse. Emergency contraceptive measures can be taken within the first 72 hours after unprotected intercourse.
Sexual Assault Rape is sex that you don't agree to, while sexual assault or abuse is any type of sexual activity that a person does not agree to. In the U.S., one in six women report experiencing rape or attempted rape.
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