Posts Tagged ‘ birth control ’

Birth Control Options: NuvaRing Benefits & Side Effects

NuvaRing is one of several birth control options that works by emitting hormones. It allows a woman to avoid pregnancy by placing a ring in the vagina. Like birth control medications, the product releases progestin and estrogen. This helps to prevent sperm from reaching eggs and causing women to become pregnant. Benefits This ring works… Read More »


Things To Consider: Birth Control

Over the past decade, methods of birth control have expanded and there have never been more available options. While the multiple options For some people, convenience suggests no bothersome side effects, ease of use or no disruption of the sexual experience. For others convenience means no prescriptions required. When considering a method of contraception, it’s… Read More »


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Differences In Popular Birth Control Pills

If taken correctly, the birth control pill is a highly effective and popular method of birth control. The pill has a less than 1% failure rate, which means that less than one out of a hundred women who use the pill get pregnant. However, for those who miss taking the pill or take it incorrectly,… Read More »


Is the IUD Right for You?

Having a child can be one of the most joyous and exciting times of your life. On the flip side, becoming pregnant when one is not ready can make for very difficult and confusing times. If you are a woman of child-bearing age and do not want to become pregnant, it is imperative to weigh… Read More »


Essure — Safe Non-Surgical Birth Control

Family planning is a deeply personal choice. Whether you have already given birth and feel your family is complete or have made the decision to remain child free, high quality, reliable birth control options play an important role in your reproductive health. Understanding all of the birth control options available to you is the only… Read More »


Condoms & STDs – What You Don’t Know

You do not want to take risks with your health, and you certainly do not want to take risks with your life. There are some important reasons you should think about your sexual habits and your use of condoms. While some people believe condoms are 100% effective against STDs, this belief is not true at… Read More »