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Sexual Health and Wellness
Bariatric surgery, birth control, and pregnancy
Considering weight loss surgery? Here’s what you should know about its impact on birth control and pregnancy.
Birth Control
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.
Sexual Health and Wellness
The Mommy Club: To join, or not to join?
After focusing on preventing pregnancy for so many years, deciding to plan a pregnancy is a whole other ball of wax.
Birth Control
Which fertility and period tracking apps can you trust?
New research looks at which of the oh-so-many period tracking and fertility awareness apps out there actually work.
Birth Control
How well does emergency contraception work?
Understanding EC effectiveness can get a little complicated, but if you're up to the challenge, here are the details.
Birth Control
Pull out all the stops: Doubling up with withdrawal
The oldest method of birth control is still going strong—and it plays well with others.
Birth Control
Introducing LILETTA: A(nother) new IUD
More is totally merrier when it comes to IUD options. The latest addition is a hormonal IUD called LILETTA.
Birth Control
How to avoid 6 common condom problems
Condom trouble? First, don't give up. Second, make sure you're using the right condoms the right way.
Birth Control
Love your implant or Mirena IUD? Keep it for an extra year
New research shows IUDs and implants work for even longer than we thought—all you have to do is leave 'em be.
Sexual Health and Wellness
4 apps for tracking your fertility
Technology has some new options for women who want to keep track of their cycle. Let’s take a look…
Birth Control
Go easy: More women choosing low-maintenance birth control
The IUD and the implant are more popular than ever among women in the United States.
Sexual Health and Wellness
While you're in there: Birth control for right after having a baby
Crib? Check. Lamaze classes? Check. Postpartum birth control plan? Make sure that’s on your checklist too.
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