Skip to comments.Schools Implant IUDs in Girls as Young as 6th Grade Without Their Parents Knowing
Posted on 07/02/2015 3:51:59 PM PDT by NYer
Earlier this month, LifeNews.com reported on a high school in Seattle, Washington that is now implanting intrauterine devices (IUD), as well as other forms of birth control and doing so without parental knowledge or permission.
The IUD is known as a long acting reversible contraception, and may even act as an abortifacient. So, a young teen in Seattle cant get a coke at her high school, but she can have a device implanted into her uterus, which can unknowingly kill her unborn child immediately after conception. Or, if she uses another method, she can increase her chances of health risks for herself, especially if using a new method.
The high school, Chief Sealth International, a public school, began offering the devices in 2010, made possible by a Medicaid program known as Take Charge and a non-profit, Neighborcare. Students can receive the device or other method free of cost and without their parents insurance. And while its lauded that the contraception is confidential, how can it be beneficial for a parent-child relationship when the parents dont even know the devices or medication their daughter is using?
As it turns out, Chief Sealth isn’t the only school in Seattle doing this. As CNS News reports, more schools are fitting young girls — as young as 6th grade — with the devices and doing so without their parents knowing.
Middle and high school students cant get a Coca-Cola or a candy bar at 13 Seattle public schools, but they can get a taxpayer-funded intrauterine device (IUD) implanted without their parents consent.
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School-based health clinics in at least 13 Seattle-area public high schools and middle schools offer long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs), including IUDs and hormonal implants, to students in sixth-grade and above at no cost, according to Washington State officials.
LARCs are associated with serious side effects, such as uterine perforation and infection. IUDs, specifically, can also act as abortifacients by preventing the implantation of a fertilized egg.
The state and federally funded contraceptive services are made possible by Take Charge, a Washington State Medicaid program which provides free birth control to adults who are uninsured, lack contraceptive coverage, have an income at or below 260 percent of the Federal Poverty Level — or, in this case, to teens who dont want their parents to know theyre on birth control.
In an email exchange with the Washington State Health Care Authority and CNSNews.com, a Take Charge spokesperson acknowledged that underage students are eligible for a full array of covered family planning services at school-based clinics if their parents meet the programs requirements.
Take Charge added that a student who does not want their parents to know they are seeking reproductive health services is allowed to apply for Take Charge using their own income, and if they are insured under their parents plan, the insurance would not be billed.
When asked if a sixth grader could get an IUD implanted without parental consent, Take Charge told CNSNews.com: We encourage all Take Charge providers to offer long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) in their clinics. A young person does not need parental consent to obtain a LARC or any other contraceptive method…If the young person is not choosing abstinence, she would be able to select a LARC and have it inserted without parental consent.
Parents, if you have children in these schools, you need to investigate and complain immediately. And all parents ought to take a look at the health policies of their young daughters’ schools to find out if a similar program is in place where you live.
One of these days we’ll learn they’ve been implanting RFIDs (Mark of the Beast) too, in students, without parents’ knowledge.
[ LARCs are associated with serious side effects, such as uterine perforation and infection. ]
Which either can leave to PERMANENT STERILITY!!!!
First the schools, then the world, and if that happens, we know what follows...
THIS IS FREEDOM! /EXTREME SARC ALERT!!!
This is a very intrusive procedure and all the girls are keeping quiet about it having happened? I don’t know if I buy this story about all parents not ever knowing.
Who cares about this when the Erf has too much carbon dioxide?!
So what we have here is schools participating in a conspiracy to commit statutory rape.
Let's be honest: parents who are actually involved in their children's lives don't end up having their daughters have IUDs implanted without their (the parents’) consent. The schools are getting away with this because these parents are trash, which means their grandchildren would be trash...so who gives a damn?
Sorry to hear you don’t care about practices that help destroy innocence, and innocents.
Remove children from these schools. I would move my family to a state that is very sympathetic to home schooling before I would allow my children to remain in any such school system.
If I were the parent of one of these girls, the PERPETRATOR would be wishing he or she was never born.
Pretty sure they would be drinking their food through a straw.
How horrible. IUDs can destroy the chance of that woman ever getting pregnant when she is married.
Terrible thing to do.
Tell Pope Francis to stop preaching pseudoscience about climate change as he ignores the abortion issue. Don't waste your time on me.
In the seventies I was told, by my doctor, that they should only be used if you have given birth.
Right is right, and wrong is wrong, no matter what some pope thinks.
“Right is right, and wrong is wrong, no matter what some pope thinks.”
I agree 100%.
Get YOUR children out of the government indoctrination centers - NOW!
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