2. Contraception and abortion are inextricably bound together. Twenty years ago women were more resigned to unwanted pregnancy. As they have become more conscious of preventing conception, so they have come to request terminations when contraception fails, or in its place. There is overwhelming evidence that, contrary to what you might expect, the availability of contraception leads to an increase in the abortion rate.
2. Many women delay prescription renewal, run out of supplied and become pregnant.