Study sheds light on reasons, repercussions of unplanned pregnancies in SA

CATEGORY: Population Health, Health Systems and Innovation
DATE: 26 June 2018
AUTHOR: Findallnews

Many women fall pregnant without planning, sometimes through inconsistent or incorrect condom use.

From a young age Amanda Steyn of Bonteheuwel had her life figured out.
Not only did she want to study and pursue her career, but she was adamant she would not have children before the age of 30.

“Having children was never something that appealed to me. I felt if were to have any it would be after I’d established my career and certainly after marriage. I just wanted to enjoy my freedom,” she recalls.

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