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    Birth Control for Teens - Deciding What's Right for You

    Birth control-without it, pregnancy can happen. That's why you need birth control you can count on.

    There are lots of good options for birth control. Your best choices are those that you find easy to use-so you never go without it.

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    What Birth Control Is OK When You’re Breastfeeding?

    Your new baby is here, and you know that you’re not ready to get pregnant again. So what type of birth control is best while you breastfeed? You have a little time to decide. Most doctors recommend that new moms not have sex until after the 6-week checkup. So, you may not even need birth control before your baby is 6 weeks old. When the time comes, you'll have a lot of options for contraception.

    Read the What Birth Control Is OK When You’re Breastfeeding? article > >

    And of course, no matter what kind of birth control you use, you always need a plan for protecting yourself against sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

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    This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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