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Physicians Encouraged to write RX Plan B for Girls Under 17?

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According to Philly.com the American Academy of Pediatrics allegedly recommends its members provide emergency contraception to “teenagers in immediate need” and to write prescriptions in advance for emergency contraception.  Presently, girls under the age of 17 need a prescription for emergency contraception.  John and Pat encourage parents to stay informed and to speak with their children.  No physician should be able to prescribe medication without parental consent. 

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