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What Is Contraception And How Does It Work?

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Contraception are methods that help protect you from unplanned pregnancy. There are two main types of contraceptives: hormonal method, and barrier method; for each method, there are different options to choose from. There are some methods that prevent ovulation (a woman’s ovary releasing an egg cell), and some that prevent a man’s sperm cell from […]

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Should you use contraceptives?

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Contraceptives, family planning methods, birth control. Whatever you prefer to call it, there’s one question that’s been bugging your mind. “Should you use them?” Well, to answer that question, we must first learn what family planning methods can do to our bodies and their impact on society and the world. What can contraceptives do? Contraceptives […]

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Modern Methods Of Contraception

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What Is Contraception? The primary purpose of contraception is to prevent pregnancy. There are various contraceptive methods, each working in different ways, but they generally work by preventing the sperm cell from meeting and fertilizing the egg cell, which causes pregnancy. Not all contraceptive methods are equal, and some are more effective than others. There […]

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Three Most Effective Contraceptive Methods

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Do you enjoy having intimate moments but worry about unplanned pregnancy, and then you start thinking about suitable contraceptive methods? There are three types of contraceptives, and you can protect yourself from an unplanned pregnancy if you use them correctly every time. Learn more about them here! Disposable Contraceptive Method Condoms. Trust Condoms and Premiere […]

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The COVID-19 Pandemic And Contraception: A Few Things To Know

The COVID-19 Pandemic and Contraceptives

Is contraception and family planning safe to use during the quarantine? Yes. All modern contraceptive methods are safe to use anytime and anywhere, even during the enhanced community quarantine. If you just gave birth in the last six months, have a health condition such as diabetes, high blood pressure, or breast cancer, or you smoke, […]

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Emergency Contraception

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At A Glance: Contraceptive pills can be used as emergency contraception after unprotected sex to decrease the chances of pregnancy. Should only be used after unprotected sex, if another contraceptive method failed, or if no contraception was used. Pills can be up to 88% effective if taken within 72 hours (three days) after unprotected sex. […]

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What Are The Most Cost-Effective Types Of Contraception?

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Most contraceptive methods in the Philippines are very affordable. A pack of condoms ranges from Php27 to Php215 (SRP), while a pack of pills costs around Php50.20 to Php489.15 (SRP) depending on which kind you buy. Both methods are widely available and can be bought at leading drugstores, while condoms are also available at most […]

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Does Being Overweight Affect The Effectiveness Of Contraceptives?

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In regards to contraception and body weight, not all methods are created equal. Being overweight or obese and how it can affect people’s health in various ways has always been discussed—but what about when it comes to contraception? Fortunately, body fat doesn’t matter for most methods, including the IUD, injectables, implants, and condoms; these methods […]

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