Birth control, or contraception, is designed to prevent pregnancy.
The history of female and male contraception goes back to antiquity. The sources of almost all modern techniques and methods to prevent and terminate pregnancy were known many centuries ago.
In ancient times, it was used a chemical method of preventing unwanted pregnancies. To this end, before the sexual intercourse, women administered intravaginally certain substances that killed sperm.
In our days if you are considering using any birth control methods, you have many choices - from natural family planning and OTC birth control products to sterilization and prescription hormonal contraceptives.
To help determine which contraceptive method would be the best for you, you can use our Method Match method which can help you compare different Birth Control options depending on your lifestyle, personal preferences and health condition.
Of course, each of us has different needs when choosing a Birth Control method. If you are trying to choose, learning about each contraceptive method may help you make your right decision.
Only you can decide which of birth control methods is best for you and your sexual partner.
And we are here to help you in your decision.
Two new birth control medications
Within approximately 3 years we could possibly expect the appearance of two new contraceptive methods on the birth control market: the contraceptive gel and the annual contraceptive ring.
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The PERSONA system or the contraceptive computer
What does the contraceptive computer represent?
It is a mini-computer that measures the quantity of hormones in the ovaries. This is done by the help of a strip positioned into the morning urine. It ...