Day: September 7, 2018

Birth Control Pills: How To Use, Effectiveness, And Side Effects

Birth control is a way for men and women (especially, women) to prevent pregnancy. There are many different methods of birth control, like hormonal contraception such as "the pill." Women take the pill orally, to prevent pregnancy, and, when taken in the approved manner, it is up to 99.9% effective. However, the pill does not protect against sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), like HIV (the ...