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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's the Best Birth Control?

What's "best" among birth control methods differs from person to person. What's right for you may not be right for everyone. And your needs may change over time, too. You should think about: How fail-proof do you need your protection plan to be? How much does the cost matter? How important is your privacy? Do you have a regular partner whose needs you care about? Do you need to protect against sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)? How much effort do you want to make to prevent...

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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).

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