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What can I do to get an IUD without parental consent?

What can I do to get an IUD without parental consent?

IUD: In most states contraception (birth control) is confidential and does not need your parent's consent. Iuds fall into this category. Some insurances will not pay for iuds so that may be a different issue but asking for one is confidential. You can ask a gynecologist. ...Read more

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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more


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Does a girl need parental consent if she wants to get an interuterine devise?

Does a girl need parental consent if she wants to get an interuterine devise?

IUD: If you are a teenager less than 18 years old, you do not need parental consent. You are protected by a special law. ...Read more

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How to know if i need parental consent if i'm 17 to get 4 teeth pulled?

How to know if i need parental consent if i'm 17 to get 4 teeth pulled?

Expect to: Unless you are an emancipated minor (court process), most states require parental consent for any medical or dental treatment. Check with the dentist to see what their procedure would be. ...Read more

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Am i allowed to get antidepressants at age 16 without parental consent?

Am i allowed to get antidepressants at age 16 without parental consent?

Young wanting help: As you are under 18yo, your doctor may or may not ask for parental consent. Depending on your state, the doctor may have the right to provide confidential treatment to you (adolescent access to confidential health services, call advocates for youth, 202.419.3420). You can legally become "emancipated", but must move out and demonstrate complete financial independence (www.Lawyers.Com for help). ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i can get help as a minor without parental consent?

Can you tell me how i can get help as a minor without parental consent?

Depends on variables: In some states, you can obtain care for std's and pregnancy prevention without parental input. In most if you have "emancipated minor" status as determined by a judge, you can make any such decisions. In most states, routine care requires the consent of your parents, while care after a specified age (18 in texas) is yours to decide. ...Read more

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Can a 16 year old get liposuction with parental consent?

Can a 16 year old get liposuction with parental consent?

Absolutely: It is not uncommon for a young woman who has been menstruating for a few years and who is fully developed to desire liposuction. Genetic deposits of fat will not change as the person gets older and they might as well be removed permanently when the person is young and the skin tone is the best. If your parents agree with what it is that is bothering you, then go ahead and start with a consultation. ...Read more

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Can i legally get treated for depression without parental consent?

Can i legally get treated for depression without parental consent?

??? at 29 ????: Your question form says you're 29 years old -- past the legal age of adulthood in all states. This means it would be your decision (not your parents') to be treated or not. If you're actually a minor, the situation is different. In that case, please talk with a parent or other adult about your needs. Your parents likely have you on their health insurance plan, and can help you get help. ...Read more

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Do you need parental consent to get a hymenectomy at 17 years old?

Do you need parental consent to get a hymenectomy at 17 years old?

Yes: In almost all cases, you are considered a minor until you turn 18. Up until then, a surgeon will not proceed without parental consent. ...Read more

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What to do if I was given parental consent, is it possible for someone who is d.m.a.b, trans-gendered and under the age of 18 to get a bi-lateral orchiectomy?

What to do if I was given parental consent, is it possible for someone who is d.m.a.b, trans-gendered and under the age of 18 to get a bi-lateral orchiectomy?

Yes, but: The transition from one gender to another involves not only the physical changes but also psychological evaluations. Mostly there is a period of time in which you will be given hormone treatment and live as the desire gender to determine if the final step is appropriate. ...Read more