When Partner Abuse Leads to Pregnancy

In some abusive relationships, men may use strategies to force women to become pregnant, including sabotaging their birth control, researchers say. Nearly 20 percent of women at family clinics across northern California reported that their partner tried to coerce them into having a child, sometimes using methods such as poking holes in condoms or flushing birth control pills down the toilet, Dr. Elizabeth Miller of the University of California Davis and colleagues reported online in the journal...Full Story
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