Safe medical abortion.

At a personal level i don’t support abortion.However  am going to discuss methods one can consider when in need of  safe abortion.

First it is very important to know that Abortion is out-lawed in Kenya.

Constitution of Kenya (2010), Article 26(4)

Article 26(4). Right to Life

Abortion is not permitted unless, in the opinion of a trained health professional, there is need for emergency treatment, or the life or health of the mother is in danger, or if permitted by any other written law.

Kenya’s abortion provision. Constitution Of Kenya

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Am pregnant, now what?

On my last article i discussed on ways to prevent unwanted pregnancy.Today am going to major on options you have after realizing you are pregnant.

If you think you are pregnant,it is definitely the right time to do a pregnancy test.You can do a pregnancy test from the first day you miss your periods. Doing it earlier might give  you false results since the  human chorionic gonadotrophin (hCG)  may be too low  meaning the result might be negative even though you are pregnant.

If you don’t know when your next period is due, the earliest time to do a test is three weeks (21 days) after unprotected sex.

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Tackling teen pregnancy

Teenage pregnancy is pregnancy in females under the age of 20.This is can be the most nerve cracking feeling.First am going to talk about contraceptives.If you have decided to finally have sex with your boyfriend,it is very important to use protection to avoid infections and unwanted pregnancies.You personally need to feel free and carefully discus this topic with your partner because BOY’S DON’T GET PREGNANT.

Their are many methods for birth control but not all are ideal for teenagers.Each method

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What the site is all about

This site is about my experiences as a teenager. Whether you are a teen, tween, or simply someone with teenagers in your life, That Teen Life is the place to be. The teen years can be exciting, difficult, confusing and emotional with so much to learn and do. While I cannot tell you whether or not that cute boy in your 3rd hour class likes you, I can give you hints on how to approach him, what fashions are trendy, and how to know if he likes you through  informative articles have read about.