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In 2011 the US had more than 340000 births among teen girls between the age of 15 and 19 One of the leading causes of teen pregnancy is the practice of unsafe sex About 30 of female and 20 of male teenagers do not use any method of contraception the first time they have sex A reason for this problem is that in some states there are still some limits that prohibit the selling or distribution of contraceptives to minors Some of the states also require parental consent for the minor to obtain access to the contraceptives To solve this problem the Federal Government should legalize the selling and distribution of contraceptives to minors under 16 without the parental consent in all states Many people are against letting minors have access to any form of contraceptive because they believe that it increases the minors libido They also believe that one of the most popular contraceptive the birth control pill can cause harmful effects to the users body According to the National Cancer Institute a number of studies suggest that current use of birth control pills appears to slightly increase the risk of breast cancer especially among younger women Oral Contraceptives and Cancer Risk Long-term use of oral contraceptives 5 or more years is associated with an increased risk of cervical cancer An analysis of 24 epidemiologic studies found that the longer a woman used oral contraceptives the higher her risk of cervical cancer Though some forms of contraceptives are associated with increased risks of cancer all forms of contraceptives are useful in protecting the users from many viruses and pregnancies and some even decrease the risks of cancerUnfortunately STDs have become common among teens Because teens are more at risk for contracting STDs its important to for them to protect themselves and that is why the Federal Government should legalize the selling and distribution of contraceptives to minors in all states Although 15-24 year
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