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Norway youth parties want free prescription contraceptives for under-16s
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Norwegian organisations and political party youth wings want free medical contraception to be available to people under the age of 16, bringing them into line with current provisions for 16-20 year-olds.

tidlig algebra oppgaver The Norwegian Midwives' Society, Norwegian Nurses Association and sexual health organisation Sex og samfunn (Sex and Society), along with a number of political youth wings, have put forward a joint proposal for cheaper or free prescription-based contraception for people under the age of 16, reports broadcaster redline rumble revolution.

bør norge ta imot flere asylsøkere Young people between the ages of 16 and 20 in Norway have since last year been entitled to free prescriptions for contraceptives, which can be issued by nurses through a state subsidy scheme.

jossa helpline number While free condoms are already available to under-16s, other forms of contraception requiring medical prescriptions, such as contraceptive pills and IUDs are not.

samsonite lite dlx People under the age of 16 not eligible for the scheme must consult their doctors and pay for contraception.

dictionnaire français norvégien The group behind the proposal wants to remove the lower age limit, reports NRK.

rotten full documentary “This is only relevant for a small group, but if it can prevent a 15-year-old girl from getting pregnant, we think it is positive and a good thing,” Tor Holte Follestad, assistant manager with Sex og samfunn, told NRK.

heldekkende teppe interiør Follestad said that he did not believe the potential change to the scheme would encourage people under Norway's minimum legal age of 16 to have sex.

over kjølen rennet 2017 “We would rather believe that access to contraception also gives access to the health service. Young girls who are subjected to sexual activity or pressure from people they don't wish to be sexually active with would benefit from an extra incentive to contact health services,” Follestad said.

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mamma vat og kat “[The removal of the lower age threshold] will enable healthcare professionals to be more accessible for sexually active young people. Such low thresholds enable discussion of protection against sexually transmitted diseases, while also revealing potential non-consensual or abusive relationships,” says the proposal according to NRK's report.

morgan brorson dahl Youth wings of all Norwegian political parties, with the exception of the Progress Party, have signed the proposal, reports NRK.

ringenes herre worker Ida Lindtveit, leader of the Norwegian Young Christian Democrats, told the broadcaster that, in addition to removing the lower threshold, she would like the offer of free prevention to be extended to people over the age of 20.

kings guards france “Free contraception is the best protection against abortion we can have. For people under 16, consequences are serious for those who become pregnant against their wishes,” she said.

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penny to go salatbox Lindtveit also said that she did not see the proposal as a potential encouragement for under-16s to have sex.

hagefigurer inne og ute “If there's one thing all youth parties have been clear on, then it's that we must trust sex education focusing on setting boundaries and relationships. We must use different methods to give young people a good relationship to sex,” she said.

help ngo in chandigarh Ministry of Health and Care Services political advisor Mathilde Tybring-Gjedde told NRK that her department would now study the proposal.

erborian ginseng serum review “I think this is an important appeal. My assessment is that it is unfair that under 16s must pay full price for hormonal contraceptives,” Tybring-Gjedde told NRK.

fest bil på biltilhenger Whether the department will put forward the proposal to parliament remains uncertain.

lett til sinns “We have not yet made any conclusions, but many good points have been raised. We will now continue to work with this,” Tybring-Gjedde said.

meciuri live hd Youths under 16s are already entitled to free condoms in Norway, an important safeguard against sexually transmitted infections, she added.

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