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Types and Effectiveness of Birth Control Methods

By Dr. Pooja Choudhary, Gynaecology,  Birth control is a way to prevent unwanted pregnancy. Increase in awareness about birth control measures helps partners plan their childbearing in a better way. Methods of Birth Control- 1) The most effective birth control methods are intrauterine devices (IDUs) that are often ‘T’ shaped and inserted…

How To Pick The Best Birth Control Method?

  By Dr. Nutan Hegde, Gynaecology Contraception (also called birth control) can help you prevent pregnancy until you are ready to bring a baby into your life. Picking a contraceptive method that fits your life is extremely important. Some types of birth control can also protect you and your partner from…

6 Common Birth Control Methods

By Dr. Rakhi Gupta , Gynaecology Birth control is a device to avoid pregnancy. Many couples go for birth control options if they want to do family planning or are not prepared to take up the responsibility of a child. Some of the Birth Control Methods are- Condoms Birth Control Pills Rhythm…

Hormonal Methods of Birth Control

By Dr. Viniita Jhuntrraa , Sexology Hormonal contraception is the most common means of post-intercourse contraceptive remedy in the world. It refers to adopting contraceptive methods that are administered to the endocrine system through steroid hormones, which is inclusive of normal contraceptive pills. Pills are the most opted for method of hormonal…

Fertility apps can replace birth control pills

If you are not keen on contraceptive pills, you may have the option of skipping them and yet avoid unwanted pregnancy. A new study has found that a fertility app is as effective for women as the pill and has no side effects. You need to enter your daily body…