With so many choices when it comes to birth control, how do you decide which method is best? In this article, we will cover the most common forms of birth control and discuss their reliability and safety. The decision to use birth control and the method of choice is a personal … [Read more...] about Birth control methods: What’s best?
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Dive Brief: Although a provision of the Affordable Care Act required insurers to cover contraceptives without a co-pay, "I know, as many practicing physicians do, that it is not as simple as that," according to a recent Vox article by Tracey Wilkinson, an assistant … [Read more...] about ACA’s ‘free’ birth control still elusive to many
Dive Brief: Sometime this year, women in California will be able to get birth control without first visiting a doctor. Recent California legislation will allow pharmacists to prescribe birth control pills, patches and rings. The medications will not be available over the … [Read more...] about CA to be first state to provide birth control without a doctor’s visit
It’s no secret that prescription birth control methods are not without their side effects. Deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism, stroke and heart attacks are all serious conditions that can potentially result from blood clots caused by the hormones in certain … [Read more...] about Fertility Awareness-Based Methods: Birth Control without the Drugs
There have been a lot of stories about natural birth control lately. The thing is, not many people know what it is or how to describe it. Natural birth control methods in the media generally mean anything that you could use that isn’t some kind of device or drug. That … [Read more...] about Natural Birth Control: The unmentioned option