60% Of Women Having Unplanned Children Used Birth Control. Here's Why It Doesn't Work.

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   
  • Condoms Fight Climate Change, but Nobody Wants to Talk About It - National Journal
    Birth Control Could Help the Environment, But Not Quickly - Scientific American
    10/31/2014 - 5:51 am | View Link
  • NaturalCycles Announces a Hormone-Free Form of Contraception - Yahoo! Finance
    ... company innovating the basics, launches the world’s only birth control app. Women don’t always make an ... of all pregnancies were ...
    10/29/2014 - 8:07 am | View Link
  • More Kids Harmed by Drinking in Pregnancy Than Expected, Study ... - National Womens Health Information Center
    More Kids Harmed by Pregnant Drinking Than Thought - WebMD
    10/27/2014 - 7:06 am | View Link
  • Katha Pollitt: Ending a Pregnancy Is a Common, Normal Event in ... - AlterNet.org
    ... of men, and families, and the children those women already ... unplanned and unwanted pregnancies—which means we need to talk about birth ...
    10/25/2014 - 1:55 pm | View Link
  • Sex and the poor - Bradford Era
    ... they birth those unplanned ... Dumping unwanted children onto ... believes that having sex standing up is a form of birth control. Among ...
    10/25/2014 - 9:40 am | View Link
  • More
  • Washington Elitists Don’t Understand How Poor Women Think About Sex
    Only a few were using any form of contraception at all when their “unplanned” child was ... because they don’t have free access to birth control (which they do), it’s because they are choosing to have children before marriage despite the ...
    10/21/2014 - 5:18 pm | View Link
  • Catherine Rampell commentary: Poor women deserve to have control over own fertility decisions, too
    Our country apparently doesn’t want low-income Americans to have free access to birth control ... It is about giving low-income women the same control over when, and with whom, they have children, as is afforded to their higher-income sisters.
    10/19/2014 - 11:28 pm | View Link
  • Poor women put on notice: Sex is for the rich
    Our country apparently doesn't want low-income Americans to have free access to birth ... control, with states such as Texas and Mississippi trying to shutter their few remaining abortion clinics. Then we don't help them very much after they birth those ...
    10/18/2014 - 9:01 pm | View Link
  • Free Birth Control does not Encourage Risky Sexual Behaviors Among Women: Study
    Though parents may worry about their children getting involved in sexual relationships early on, a recent study shows that offering them a means of protection via condoms and birth control pills ... the spread of STDs and unplanned pregnancies.
    03/7/2014 - 5:00 pm | View Link
  • New study: Birth control boosts women's earning power
    How is birth control good for the economy ... aged women to finish school without being interrupted by an unplanned pregnancy. "As the pill provided younger women the expectation of greater control over childbearing, women invested more in their human ...
    03/26/2012 - 12:42 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Birth control
    In the developing world, birth control increases economic growth due to there being fewer dependent children and thus more women participating in the workforce Women ...
    10/31/2014 - 2:22 am | View Website
  • HealthyWomen
    HealthyWomen.org provides free, unbiased health information on a variety of womens health topics including pregnancy, menopause, breast cancer, birth control pills ...
    10/30/2014 - 5:32 pm | View Website
  • Pregnant Women & Influenza (Flu) | Seasonal Influenza (Flu ...
    Flu is more likely to cause severe illness in pregnant women than in women who are not pregnant. Changes in the immune system, heart, and lungs during pregnancy make ...
    10/30/2014 - 9:54 am | View Website
  • Childbirth
    Childbirth, labour, delivery, birth, partus, or parturition is the culmination of a period of pregnancy with the expulsion of one or more newborn infants from a woman ...
    10/30/2014 - 8:06 am | View Website
  • Bedsider Birth Control Support Network
    Welcome to the free birth control support network. Find a doctor, find a birth control method, find a happier you in bed.
    10/30/2014 - 7:23 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