The birth control implants Implanon and Nexplanon release hormones that prevent the body from ovulating. Some women report weight gain when using this birth control method. In most users, however, the gain is only a few pounds and can be offset by simple lifestyle changes. Birth … [Read more...] about Do you gain weight with a birth control implant?
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Inmates in White County, Tennessee, have been given the option to undergo a vasectomy in exchange for a shorter jail sentence.Originally reported by News Channel 5, General Sessions Judge Sam Benningfield signed an order in May that would give prisoners a 30-day credit toward … [Read more...] about Judge Controversially Offers Inmates Reduced Jail Time in Exchange for a Vasectomy
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?
The safest maximum time a woman can keep her contraceptive implant or hormonal intrauterine device in place, as set out by the US regulator, the FDA, may be too cautious, suggest early findings from a study that is tracking the continued effectiveness of the methods against … [Read more...] about Contraceptive implants and IUDs ‘remain effective a year after expiry’