2018: The Year of the Microchip Birth Control?

2018: The Year of the Microchip Birth Control? Well, it may sound like science fiction, but the future of birth control for women is looking less like a pill everyday or a dangerous IUD and more like nothing at all. While it isn’t the first hormone contraceptive to be an implant, it IS the longest-lasting. […]

4 Ways You Can Still Get Pregnant On The Pill

4 Ways You Can Still Get Pregnant On The Pill Birth control pills are the most common hormonal method of contraception used by women in the U.S. They are up to 99.7% effective when taken consistently and correctly. But since we are human, and humans are prone to making mistakes, there is considerable room for […]

Birth Control & Blood Clots

Birth Control & Blood Clots

File this one under “As If Women Didn’t Have Enough To Worry About”! You know the approximately five million commercials you’ve seen for the birth control pill Yaz and the non-oral contraceptive NuvaRing? Of course, you do. Moving on! Remember the last part of the commercial, after the woman finishes her salad and stops playing […]