Want to take the pill but don't know which one to choose? Watch this video to find out more.
Oral contraceptive pills are one of the most important and reliable methods of contraception. They contain hormones and work by
Chances that you birth control failed? Don’t panic! The statistics aren’t as scary as you think. Find out how likely you are to get pregnant in this video.
So, what is the best method of contraception?
There is no "best"
Birth control is a matter of choice. Behavioural birth control is divided into two main types:
Fertility awareness method
The withdrawal method refers to the man ‘withdrawing’ when he is about to
The female condom is a contraceptive barrier device used to ward off sexually transmitted devices and prevent unwanted pregnancies. However, they are used by the female or the receptive partner. It has a flexible ring at each
A hormonal gel combo applied daily to the skin showed promise as a male contraceptive by reducing sperm production, say US scientists. About 89 percent of men using the new combo of skin gels enriched with testosterone and a
Having a baby doesn't mean that it's the end of your sex life. However, most doctors do recommend that a woman wait at least 6 weeks post delivery before indulging in sexual intercourse. Due to delivery the vagina is usually
Being tested HIV positive raises the probability of having AIDS. To be diagnosed with AIDS is to have death knocking on your door. The individual diagnosed with AIDS knows that the death sentence has been passed. It is a
A US firm's promotional video featuring elderly couples simulating sexual acts has left many people flabbergasted. The video campaign, released by US organisation SaferSex4Seniors.org, has been designed to promote safe sex
Mothers aged 14-19 account for roughly 480,000, or 24 percent, of Mexico's 2 million annual births, authorities said. The figures were provided by Alejandro Rosas Solis, deputy director of sexual and reproductive health at the
It's simple, inexpensive and non-clinical. The country's largest condom manufacturer, HLL Lifecare Ltd (HLL), has now come out with a family planning method for women that just requires them to count beads. Called Cyclebeads, it
This Valentine's Day sex is on the table. There is no point denying it. And it is very important to know everything about all the different birth control methods before you decide to have sex. The decision to choose
Zapping a male's private parts with ultrasound could be one of the most effective and non-invasive forms of contraception.
Experiments conducted by James Tsuruta, from the University of North Carolina, US, have shown they
Every silver lining has a dark cloud. Despite its known benefits and convenience, newer forms of hormonal contraception could hamper arousal, orgasms and frequency of sex in women, driving joy out of the act for
They sit on a mat in a modest building, innocent eyes wandering while a blackboard in the background reads "all is well". Parvati and Amar (names changed) are as talented and active as anyone else their age but have been