• Health,  Lifestyle

    Breaking barrier and misconceptions: Key to sustain acceptance and utilization of modern contraception

    Bayer marked Women’s Month by reiterating the need to educate women about modern contraception and provide access to credible and scientific information on its added benefits. As the government intensifies the implementation of its family planning program in the next four years, much more needs to be done to educate Filipinos about the importance of reproductive health and to correct the misconceptions about modern contraception. Despite the availability and accessibility of different types of contraceptive methods, accelerating the acceptance and utilization is still hindered by misconceptions and lack of knowledge on modern contraception. “Following the launch of the first World Contraception Day Philippines in 2018, we want to continue the…