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Birth Control Health Center

Medical Reference Related to Birth Control

  1. What Is Tubal Ligation?

    Are you considering getting your tubes tied for birth control? You’ll want to know what’s involved in tubal ligation, how effective it is, and whether it can be reversed if you change your mind later on.

  2. What Is the Cervical Shield?

    WebMD describes the cervical shield method of birth control, how it works, effectiveness and side effects.

  3. The Birth Control Sponge: What to Know

    WebMD explains how the contraceptive sponge works.

  4. What's the Best Birth Control?

    "Best" doesn't mean the same thing for everyone. And your needs may change over time, too. Use this guide to compare more than 20 birth control methods.

  5. Birth Control Implants: Are They Right for Me?

    Learn all about the benefits and risks of birth control implants.

  6. What Is the Cervical Cap?

    Are you considering using the cervical cap (FemCap) for birth control? Check on how effective it is, where you get it, and whether you need a prescription.

  7. Birth Control and the IUD (Intrauterine Device)

    Learn how IUDs -- also called intrauterine devices -- work as birth control.

  8. Birth Control: What Type Is Right for You?

    Wondering which birth control is right for you? WebMD explains the variety of safe, effective options.

  9. The Hard Facts on Condoms

    Learn more from WebMD about male and female condoms and their role in birth control and preventing sexually transmitted diseases.

  10. What Are Female Condoms?

    Condoms for men aren’t the only option. Female condoms can protect you, too.

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