Tagged With Birth Control

Yes, you can get pregnant without having penetrative sex — but it's extremely rare


What you should know about the birth control implant Nexplanon before getting it


People are saying Viagra is now more accessible than birth control because of a Supreme Court ruling — here's the reality



What you should know about the birth control shot before trying it


The birth control patch may be more convenient than the pill but there's a greater chance of side effects


What everyone should know about birth control, from the types to effectiveness



How to change the time you take your birth control


Hormonal birth control isn't likely to cause depression


What to expect after IUD removal: From prep to recovery


How to choose the right birth control pill for you and when to start taking it to prevent pregnancy


What to do if you miss a birth control pill before and after having sex


There's no limit to how many times you can take Plan B, but doctors say you shouldn't use it like a regular birth control pill



How to get hormonal birth control online without a doctor's visit


Does birth control make you gain weight? Research is clear it does not


Yes, birth control helps with cramps but some methods are better than others


If you get pregnant while on birth control, stop taking it immediately



Yes, you can still get pregnant if you've had your tubes tied


How long it takes for condoms, birth control pills, and other types of birth control to expire


You can take Plan B up to 120 hours after unprotected sex, but that's not when it's the most effective


Birth control pills can help treat acne, but some types are better than others