Failure rates of common birth control methods: Symptom-based fertility awareness ("modern Natural Family Planning"): 1.8% Cervical cap: 6.7% Combined oral contraceptive pill: 8-9% Note: "Combined" oral contraceptive pills combine estrogen-based drugs with abortifacients. So without "undetected miscarriages" (i.e., dead babies), this rate would be higher. Ortho-Evra patch: 8-9% Nuva Ring: 8-9% Diaphragm: 12-16% (depending on source) Male Latex Condom: 15-18% (spermicide-treated, depending on source) Coitus Interruptus: 18-22% (depending on source) Rhythm Method: 24-25% (depending on source) Contraceptive Sponge: 24-32% (depending on whether the woman had been previously pregnant) Spermicide: 28% (without condom) Please note the following: > Condom use is...

Topics:  combined   cervical   note   nuva   ring   diaphragm   male latex   coitus   interruptus   rhythm   method   contraceptive   sponge   spermicide    condom   condom   birth control   depending   source   oral   
  • Here's what you should know about Essure, the controversial contraceptive some women want to ban
    Many women choose to get one when they know they’re done with having children, largely because it’s less invasive ... “Women considering permanent birth control should make fully informed decisions by getting information from their health care ...
    02/14/2018 - 6:18 am | View Link
  • Maine Compass: Bill to aid substance-exposed infants would benefit women, too
    A web of barriers and restrictions, both implicit and explicit, make it difficult to access everything from birth ... gives them more control over their reproductive futures, and, in the case of opioid-dependent women, would help avoid unplanned ...
    02/12/2018 - 4:36 pm | View Link
  • Yes or No: Dismissal Based on Unplanned Childbirth
    Whether employers can dismiss employees on the basis of unplanned childbirth has always been a big ... Whoever violates this regulation bearing one child outside the birth-control plan, social upbringing fees shall be imposed upon both of the couple ...
    02/10/2018 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • N.J. gives women more help with birth control | Editorial
    While the birth of a baby is most frequently a joyous event, an unplanned or unexpected pregnancy can be a source of dismay. That's true particularly for students struggling to finish their educations, women of limited means who already have children to ...
    12/22/2017 - 6:29 am | View Link
  • My Turn: Contraceptives benefit society, not just women
    The oral contraceptive pill (OCP) has been the primary method of birth ... control when and if to have children, but also has substantial economic benefits not just for the women but for the society as a whole. The annual average cost to taxpayers of ...
    10/17/2017 - 3:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Unintended Pregnancy in the United States | Guttmacher ...
    Unintended Pregnancy in the United States. On average, U.S. women want to have two children. To accomplish that goal, a woman will spend close to three years pregnant ...
    02/14/2018 - 2:39 am | View Website
  • Gynecologist Gives 10 Reasons Women Should Quit Taking ...
    Christina Sarich - Women, and men alike, should be aware of what chemical birth control pills do to the body.
    02/13/2018 - 9:17 pm | View Website
  • A brief history of the birth control pill
    Take a look back through the history of the birth control pill.
    02/13/2018 - 3:09 am | View Website
  • 12 Types of Birth Control
    birth control, IUD, STD, Ortho-Novum, Ortho Evra, NuvaRing, Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo, Yasmin, Ovrette, Seasonale, Seasonique, Milex Wide Seal, Ortho All
    02/13/2018 - 3:09 am | View Website
  • How to Use Condoms: Effectiveness for Birth Control and ...
    Learn more from WebMD about male and female condoms and their role in birth control and preventing sexually transmitted diseases.
    02/13/2018 - 12:25 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Politics News