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Contraceptives Birth Control category provides info on preventing pregnancy. For a lot of women, discovering the correct contraception technique is a huge decision. The birth control patch is an option to consider. You may be seeking some answers to your questions about which method to utilize.

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Tubal Ligation Surgery, The Permanent Birth Control for Women

Tubal Ligation Surgery, The Permanent Birth Control for Women

When a woman has determined that she has had all the children she wishes to have and that she does not want any additional children in the future, a surgical...

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Vanessa Lee Thomas

Contraceptive Implants and Your Teenage Daughter

Teenage girls are able to legally have contraceptive hormones implanted in their arms without parental consent provided their doctors think they are able to...

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Vanessa Lee Thomas

Teenage girls are able to legally have contraceptive hormones implanted in their arms without parental consent provided their doctors think they are able to understand the implications of their

By: Vanessa Lee Thomas l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Mar 07, 2012
Roman Rusak Antonov

A reader recently asked an interesting question: "Can ultrasound cause hearing problems for babies? My doctor told me that it could. I had an ultrasound each month during my first four months of

By: Roman Rusak Antonov l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Feb 14, 2012
Roman Rusak Antonov

Could the position of my uterus affect my chances of getting pregnant? Your uterus lies in the midline of your pelvis. It may be angled slightly toward your abdominal wall (anteverted) or toward your

By: Roman Rusak Antonov l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Feb 01, 2012

There are many choices available for birth control. One you might not have though about is called VCF. It's simple to use, effective, and has no serious side effects like other methods of

By: Jeffrey S Keysar l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 31, 2012

When a woman has determined that she has had all the children she wishes to have and that she does not want any additional children in the future, a surgical procedure called tubal ligation surgery

By: Kristy M Theis l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 29, 2012

Hundreds of million of women worldwide use birth control pills. Since its introduction over 50 years ago, these pills have influenced how societies, and women in particular, view the issues of sexual

By: N. Curtis l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 24, 2012

This article offers information about the abortion pill to help determine whether this is a viable option for ending your early pregnancy. Read on to learn more.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 19, 2012
Antoinette Ayana

If you are still reluctant to use birth control pills due to the rampant rumors that are cycled among females, it's time to learn the facts. Most side effects have been blown out of proportion and

By: Antoinette Ayana l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 16, 2012

Have you ever thought that maybe you really did not know how to get a girl pregnant? It is probable that many others have thought the very same thing. In choosing to have a baby, for a couple in

By: Sonja Prough l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 18, 2011

The contraceptive birth control ring contains a combination of two hormones, oestrogen and progesterone, like the oral contraceptive pill. The ring slowly releases the hormones throughout the vaginal

By: Michael Lister l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 09, 2011

People now have access to many types of birth control. If for casual sex, lots of people use condoms only, and the morning-after pill, when necessary, stable couples often want to explore their

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

Natural family planning depends on methods that can determine when intercourse does not result in pregnancy. A woman can keep track of the changes that take place in her body during the menstrual

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

Traditionally, male birth control includes condoms and vasectomies. More recently the male contraceptive shot has been designed, and pharmaceutical companies are also studying a birth control pill

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

The birth control pill represents one of the most popular birth control methods, because it offers the highest protection against unwanted pregnancy. Yet, it does not protect the user against

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

The birth control ring looks like a 2-inch doughnut. It's soft and flexible so that the wearer does not even feel it when inserted in the vagina. The birth control ring is a hormonal device that

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

Progesterone represents the hormonal basis for the birth control shot. With this contraceptive method, an amount of progesterone is injected in the woman's upper arm or buttocks, for a three-month

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

Some contraceptive methods have more adverse reactions than others. Birth control side effects are thus a major issue with hormonal pills in particular, although some downsides have been reported for

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

Birth control consists of all the means that prevent pregnancy. Doctors also call it contraception. Most people are informed about oral pills and condoms, yet, few really know that there are more

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

Antibiotics and birth control don't go well together if you are using oral contraceptives. Certain antibiotics reduce the efficiency of the hormonal pills, and increase the chance of you getting

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011

Many people don't really know what birth control options they have. They are usually familiar with the hormonal pill or with the condom, but not more. With sexual education now being taught in

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011
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When a woman has determined that she has had all the children she wishes to have and that she does not want any additional children in the future, a surgical procedure called tubal ligation surgery

By: Kristy M Theis l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 29, 2012 lViews: 115 lComments: 0
Vanessa Lee Thomas

Teenage girls are able to legally have contraceptive hormones implanted in their arms without parental consent provided their doctors think they are able to understand the implications of their

By: Vanessa Lee Thomas l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Mar 07, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0

There are many choices available for birth control. One you might not have though about is called VCF. It's simple to use, effective, and has no serious side effects like other methods of

By: Jeffrey S Keysar l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 31, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0

This article offers information about the abortion pill to help determine whether this is a viable option for ending your early pregnancy. Read on to learn more.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 19, 2012 lViews: 69 lComments: 0

Hundreds of million of women worldwide use birth control pills. Since its introduction over 50 years ago, these pills have influenced how societies, and women in particular, view the issues of sexual

By: N. Curtis l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 24, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Roman Rusak Antonov

A reader recently asked an interesting question: "Can ultrasound cause hearing problems for babies? My doctor told me that it could. I had an ultrasound each month during my first four months of

By: Roman Rusak Antonov l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Roman Rusak Antonov

Could the position of my uterus affect my chances of getting pregnant? Your uterus lies in the midline of your pelvis. It may be angled slightly toward your abdominal wall (anteverted) or toward your

By: Roman Rusak Antonov l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Feb 01, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Matt J Santori

Oral contraceptives have become extremely common among women of today, and it seems as though the benefits have come to outweigh the side effects. But, when considering some of the more serious side

By: Matt J Santori l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Oct 17, 2011 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

Have you ever thought that maybe you really did not know how to get a girl pregnant? It is probable that many others have thought the very same thing. In choosing to have a baby, for a couple in

By: Sonja Prough l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 18, 2011 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

Traditionally, male birth control includes condoms and vasectomies. More recently the male contraceptive shot has been designed, and pharmaceutical companies are also studying a birth control pill

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

In spite of being new, ellaOne has caught the attention of many as it is really effective and works for a longer period of time than any other pill. Read more about it and Levonelle in this article.

By: Ajay Dumasiya l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jul 25, 2011 lViews: 58 lComments: 0

For over ninety years, Planned Parenthood has supported specific healthcare and preventive care services for women. The organization offers reproductive healthcare information and healthcare

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 01, 2011 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

The birth control ring looks like a 2-inch doughnut. It's soft and flexible so that the wearer does not even feel it when inserted in the vagina. The birth control ring is a hormonal device that

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

The contraceptive birth control ring contains a combination of two hormones, oestrogen and progesterone, like the oral contraceptive pill. The ring slowly releases the hormones throughout the vaginal

By: Michael Lister l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 09, 2011 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

Antibiotics and birth control don't go well together if you are using oral contraceptives. Certain antibiotics reduce the efficiency of the hormonal pills, and increase the chance of you getting

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

People now have access to many types of birth control. If for casual sex, lots of people use condoms only, and the morning-after pill, when necessary, stable couples often want to explore their

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 53 lComments: 0

Natural family planning depends on methods that can determine when intercourse does not result in pregnancy. A woman can keep track of the changes that take place in her body during the menstrual

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 51 lComments: 0
Antoinette Ayana

If you are still reluctant to use birth control pills due to the rampant rumors that are cycled among females, it's time to learn the facts. Most side effects have been blown out of proportion and

By: Antoinette Ayana l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 16, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

The birth control pill represents one of the most popular birth control methods, because it offers the highest protection against unwanted pregnancy. Yet, it does not protect the user against

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

Safety is a critical consideration with hormonal contraceptives and among the many pills that are deemed safe is Microgynon. Read on to find out more about Microgynon.

By: Tom Howarth l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Aug 11, 2011 lViews: 50 lComments: 0
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This article offers information about the abortion pill to help determine whether this is a viable option for ending your early pregnancy. Read on to learn more.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 19, 2012 lViews: 69 lComments: 0
Antoinette Ayana

If you are still reluctant to use birth control pills due to the rampant rumors that are cycled among females, it's time to learn the facts. Most side effects have been blown out of proportion and

By: Antoinette Ayana l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 16, 2012 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

There are many choices available for birth control. One you might not have though about is called VCF. It's simple to use, effective, and has no serious side effects like other methods of

By: Jeffrey S Keysar l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 31, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Roman Rusak Antonov

A reader recently asked an interesting question: "Can ultrasound cause hearing problems for babies? My doctor told me that it could. I had an ultrasound each month during my first four months of

By: Roman Rusak Antonov l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Feb 14, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0
Roman Rusak Antonov

Could the position of my uterus affect my chances of getting pregnant? Your uterus lies in the midline of your pelvis. It may be angled slightly toward your abdominal wall (anteverted) or toward your

By: Roman Rusak Antonov l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Feb 01, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

When a woman has determined that she has had all the children she wishes to have and that she does not want any additional children in the future, a surgical procedure called tubal ligation surgery

By: Kristy M Theis l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 29, 2012 lViews: 115 lComments: 0
Matt J Santori

Oral contraceptives have become extremely common among women of today, and it seems as though the benefits have come to outweigh the side effects. But, when considering some of the more serious side

By: Matt J Santori l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Oct 17, 2011 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

Hundreds of million of women worldwide use birth control pills. Since its introduction over 50 years ago, these pills have influenced how societies, and women in particular, view the issues of sexual

By: N. Curtis l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Jan 24, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0

Have you ever thought that maybe you really did not know how to get a girl pregnant? It is probable that many others have thought the very same thing. In choosing to have a baby, for a couple in

By: Sonja Prough l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 18, 2011 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

The contraceptive birth control ring contains a combination of two hormones, oestrogen and progesterone, like the oral contraceptive pill. The ring slowly releases the hormones throughout the vaginal

By: Michael Lister l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 09, 2011 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

For over ninety years, Planned Parenthood has supported specific healthcare and preventive care services for women. The organization offers reproductive healthcare information and healthcare

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 01, 2011 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

People now have access to many types of birth control. If for casual sex, lots of people use condoms only, and the morning-after pill, when necessary, stable couples often want to explore their

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 53 lComments: 0

Natural family planning depends on methods that can determine when intercourse does not result in pregnancy. A woman can keep track of the changes that take place in her body during the menstrual

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 51 lComments: 0

Traditionally, male birth control includes condoms and vasectomies. More recently the male contraceptive shot has been designed, and pharmaceutical companies are also studying a birth control pill

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 59 lComments: 0

The birth control pill represents one of the most popular birth control methods, because it offers the highest protection against unwanted pregnancy. Yet, it does not protect the user against

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 50 lComments: 0

The birth control ring looks like a 2-inch doughnut. It's soft and flexible so that the wearer does not even feel it when inserted in the vagina. The birth control ring is a hormonal device that

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

Progesterone represents the hormonal basis for the birth control shot. With this contraceptive method, an amount of progesterone is injected in the woman's upper arm or buttocks, for a three-month

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 46 lComments: 0

Some contraceptive methods have more adverse reactions than others. Birth control side effects are thus a major issue with hormonal pills in particular, although some downsides have been reported for

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 49 lComments: 0

Birth control consists of all the means that prevent pregnancy. Doctors also call it contraception. Most people are informed about oral pills and condoms, yet, few really know that there are more

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 38 lComments: 0

Antibiotics and birth control don't go well together if you are using oral contraceptives. Certain antibiotics reduce the efficiency of the hormonal pills, and increase the chance of you getting

By: Shan Silva l Health & Fitness > Birth Control l Nov 02, 2011 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
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