IntraHealth Medical Adviser Examines Increased Global Access To Family Planning Methods

IntraHealth International’s “VITAL”: Contraceptive Implants Are Driving Big Gains in Access to Family Planning
Roy Jacobstein, senior medical adviser with IntraHealth International, recognizes World Population Day 2018, held on July 11 each year, and examines “what the international community has achieved on the road to making universal access to family planning information, methods, and services a reality — and what new prospects are around the corner.” Jacobstein notes contraceptive implant use is increasing, as is the focus on injectable contraceptives (7/10).

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