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Comparing Types of Birth Control

Choosing the Right Birth Control Pill for You
Birth control pills are the No. 1 form of contraception in the U.S. Which type of pill is best for you? Minipills? Continuous pills? Combination pills?
Forgot to Take Your Birth Control Pill?
If you forget to take a birth control pill, take it as soon as you remember. If you don't remember until the next day, go ahead and take two pills that day.
Birth Control and Weight Gain
Will the pill make you gain weight? It’s a myth. Get the facts on birth control and weight gain.
Other Birth Control Methods
Condoms. Spermicides, IUDs. Implants, Injections. Patches. There are many birth control methods from which to choose.
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