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Sometimes the unexpected happens. Emergency contraception can prevent pregnancy for up to 5 days after unprotected sex. This is NOT a regular type of birthday. Plan B is available over the counter. (CDC, 2014)
This is why we're all about helping you not just to use birth control (and to use better birth control), but also to use your method of choice better.
The condom is an effective Contraception option. The advantage is that it provides a barrier to prevent pregnancy as well as helps prevent STIs. Disadvantage here are improper use or forgetting to us this item. No prescription is required.
Depo is a Contraception option that is given via an injection. The major advantage her is that it prevent pregnancy for 12 to 14 weeks. The down side here comes from the side effects that range from increased risk of breast cancer to excessive growth of facial and body hair. Depo does require a prescription.
How to Use the NuvaRing® The NuvaRing ontains the lowest serum levels of estrogen and progestin in any combined hormonal method, this means that it decreases the risk of sythetic estrogen. The NUVARING's typical use failure rate is 9% (CDC, 2014)
Is your birth control effective? Are you using it correctly? These five readers share their stories of accidentally getting pregnant while using contraceptive. See what you should do to prevent this from happening to you!
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