What You Need To Know About The Birth Control Patch
If you feel that taking birth control pills on a daily basis is such a hassle, perhaps it’s worth considering the use of a birth control patch. For some women, this birth control option may not be too appealing because they are concerned whether it is really as effective in preventing pregnancy as compared to […]
7 Most Common Troubling Myths About Contraception
Despite massive campaigns by different health sectors in the government regarding contraceptive methods, many women are still reluctant to respond the call. The choices are many and each of these methods is carefully studied; their advantages and disadvantages well elucidated. Yet, what’s troubling most women is not the scientific implication of contraceptive use, rather the […]
Which Birth Control Method Is Best For Me?
There are a lot of birth control methods available for couples to choose from. All these methods allow a woman or a couple to decide whether or when to have a child. There is no such thing as an ideal contraceptive because all of them have side effects.
One important thing though, in choosing which birth […]
What You Need To Know About The IUD
One of the most popular and effective birth control methods today is the use of an IUD or an intrauterine device. It is a T-shaped plastic device that is inserted into a woman’s uterus to prevent pregnancy. There are two types of IUDs that are available in the United States – hormonal IUD and copper […]
Weight Gain and Pregnancy: Not Always a Good Mixture
Because I am the only girl among the three siblings, I had the luxury of being tagged along by my mother everytime she goes shopping. I remember when I was still single I used to be very conservative. I’d shy away from fashionable dresses that expose so much of my skin and those that fit a […]