CategoryReproductive Health

Birth Control Pills: Weight Gain and Fluid Retention


Oral contraceptives also referred to as birth control pills or even just “the pill” are one of the many forms of birth control available on the market. These pills contain two separate synthetic female hormones, progesterone and estrogen. The way these pills work is that they stop a woman from ovulating, making pregnancy impossible. They also cause other physiological changes that are...

How to Remove a Mirena Coil


Before discussing the removal of the mirena coil it is important to understand what the mirena coil is and some of the common reasons doctors suggest its use. There is a simple answer of course but if you are not armed with all of the facts, it may be possible to make the wrong choice, both in terms of having one put in or in having it taken out. In the following article we will attempt to...

How to End Depo-Provera


Although Depo-Provera has been on the market worldwide for at least three decades, it has only been approved for use in the United States for about 10 years. It has proven to be a safe form of contraception, by far safer than oral forms of birth control. Whether you are considering taking this pharmaceutical injection to prevent pregnancy and are looking for information on how to end Depo-Provera...

How to Take the Morning After Pill


The Morning After Pill is a form of emergency contraceptive. If unprotected intercourse has occurred within the past 72 hours, this is a safe and effective way of preventing conception. There has been a lot of controversy surrounding this pill since it was introduced into the market years ago. The problem seems to be in the erroneous thought that this medication leads to spontaneous abortion in...

Side Effects of Birth Control Pills


Like any other medicine even birth control pills have some side effects. However, not all the women who use these birth control pills would experience the side effects, it is usually seen that most of the women who take birth control pills can tolerate these pills easily. Even if side effects are seen to occur, they are minimal and either do not require any treatment or can be treated easily. It...

Post Tubal Ligation Syndrome Treatments


One of the most common ways to ensure birth control is through tubal ligation. This is a medical procedure where the doctor ties up a woman’s tubes to prevent pregnancy. Many women opted for this procedure instead of taking birth control pills. But, there have been complaints about this procedure which caused a lot of discomfort for women who underwent tubal ligation. Doctors have come up with...

Vitamin C’s Effect on Birth Control Pills


In today’s modern world, a lot of women are taking contraceptive such as birth control pills. Most women today are very much aware of the ongoing global crisis so they don’t want to have unplanned pregnancies. Birth control pill is still one of the most famous and proven effective in the market today. Using pills allows women to choose the best time for her to get pregnant and to be emotionally...

Is Masturbating Bad?


Masturbation, wanking or tossing off as it is variably known, is one of most men’s favourite pastimes. This is because it feels damn good and is kind of exciting as well as cathartic; if you see a woman in the street with particularly nice legs and she bends down for a moment and shoots you a wink while sensually licking her ice-cream cone… you go home and have a wank. In fact some guys have been...

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Adam Sinicki

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