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  • Does hormonal birth control cause depression?
  • Does the patch protect against STIs?
  • Does the patch come in more than one color?
  • Does birth control work the minute I get it?
  • Will birth control make me gain weight?
  • What if I don't like the hormonal side effects of the patch?
  • It seems like every birth control has side effects. Is it really worth it?
  • If I'm using another method of birth control, do I still have to use condoms?
  • Can I wear the patch all the time and not get my period?
  • Can I swim or take a shower while I’m wearing the patch?
  • Does birth control cause blood clots?
  • My patch leaves a square of dark sticky stuff around it. What is it, and how do I get it off?
  • How does the patch work if it just sits on your skin?
  • Will the patch fall off?
  • Which birth control method will help reduce my cramps?
  • How can birth control help an ovarian cyst?
  • How effective is the patch at preventing pregnancy?
  • I’m a smoker. What birth control options are best for me?
  • Does being overweight affect how well birth control works?
  • What are some of the health benefits of the patch?
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