Why reproductive health care for youth is crucial

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Many women have been raised to know that the only time they need to see a gynaecologist or seek reproductive health care is when they are pregnant.

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Louisa* sounded very anxious on the phone. She was calling to schedule an emergency appointment for her 10-year old daughter Lavinia* on short notice. They came in at 4 o’clock and while the mother was visibly concerned, Lavinia was only upset at having missed her swimming practice.

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