Is the pill killing your sex drive?
Research suggests that birth control probably isn’t to blame for a loss in libido—but you know your body best.
If you think your birth control might be affecting your sex drive, here are a few things to consider before you decide to part ways with your method.
Common sense says that pubic hair has a purpose—so if you’re going to shave it or shape it, make sure you’re safe about it. Here's how.
At first, having an IUD seemed like a great option for me. But then I started having terrible cramps. It was time to get my IUD removed, but I had no idea what the removal process was like.
I am a planner and I always have been. When I travel, I plan my entire trip down to the hour, if not the minute. That applies not just to vacations, but to my entire life—especially to building my family.
We learn about “problem areas” of the female body from friends, media, and the beauty industry. Sometimes we learn about a new “flaw” in a snappy ad selling its magic antidote. It’s a sweet business model for the beauty and fashion industries; create a new problem, then sell a product to fix it.
A few of our favorite reasons why birth control is a very good idea.
Birth control between boyfriends is smart just in case things get spontaneous.
If you're worried about the side effects of birth control—or if you've had a bad experience—here are a few things you should know.
When it comes to birth control, you’ve got a lot of options.
Considering weight loss surgery? Here’s what you should know about its impact on birth control and pregnancy.
Mar 23 2017
If you’re among the many folks wondering if now is the time to try long-acting birth control, here are some things to consider.
Health care providers are reporting an uptick in IUD insertions and interest in IUDs among young women has spiked. If it seems like everyone is either getting one or talking about how awesome they are, and all the buzz has you wondering if an IUD is right for you, you’ve come to the right place.
Mar 01 2017
UTIs can be related to sex and birth control, but no worries: you can stop them in their tracks.
If you've ever had a UTI, you know how crappy it feels. But have no fear. There are ways to steer clear of that uncomfortable burning feeling when you pee.
Jan 24 2017
Here’s what we know about how alcohol affects your brain, your body, and your birth control.
Going out and drinking (especially when your crush is there) can be a lot of fun. But it might not be so fun for your sex life.
Dec 27 2016
Pregnancy loss is more common than you think—and it’s not your fault.
It can be scary to hear a health care provider say, “You’re having a miscarriage.” As you’re talking with your provider, wondering why this miscarriage happened or what happens next, here are three very important things to keep in mind.
Dec 01 2016
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