Contraception Posted on May 24, 2012, by

Half of all pregnancies in the United States are unplanned, and about 3 in 10 teenagers will get pregnant at least once by age 20. Birth control allows us to prevent pregnancy and plan the timing between pregnancies. There are a variety of safe and reliable birth control methods available.

Birth control isn’t one size fits all so it’s important to talk to a medical provider about which method is best for you. Birth control methods are very effective when used consistently and correctly. Remember, not all birth control methods protect against STDs. Have more questions? Click on each method to get more information on the most common forms of birth control.
 

 

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