Medically Accurate Information About Sexual Health

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Medically Accurate Information About Sexual Health

Lift Louisiana believes that all people, regardless of age, should have access to medically accurate information about sexual health. 

Unplanned Pregnancy

Unintended pregnancy can have significant, negative consequences for individual women, their families and society as a whole. Poll after poll shows that the majority of Americans—regardless of political or religious affiliation—think that birth control is a basic part of women’s health care and an important public investment. 

Young People - Pregnancy and Childbearing 

Young people are capable of making their own decisions about if, when, and under what circumstances to get pregnant. Allowing them to make these decisions for themselves increases young people’s opportunities to be mentally and physically healthy, to complete their education, and to pursue the future they want, on their own terms. Unfortunately, too many young people—especially those who are economically disadvantaged or marginalized—are not provided with the information they need to make the best decision for themselves.​