The Association Between Hormonal Contraceptive Use and Anemia Among Adolescent Girls and Young Women: An Analysis of Data From 51 Low- and Middle-Income Countries

This study explores whether adolescent girls and young women aged 15 –24 who use hormonal methods of contraception are more or less likely to be anemic than their peers. We further examine whether the association between anemia and hormonal contraception varies based on the severity of anemia or the duration of method use.
Source: Journal of Adolescent Health - Category: Child Development Authors: Tags: Original article Source Type: research