“The most effective method to prevent pregnancy is the method the woman wants to be using and will continue to use,” said Kate Coleman-Minahan, lead author of the TxPEP study.Coleman-Minahan recommended expanding Medicaid's pregnancy contraception coverage to at least six months for all women, including immigrants, to remedy the problem. Women in the study said clinic- and provider-level barriers stood in the way of them getting the contraception they wanted.
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