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 I’ve always had a healthy sex drive, but once my IUD was implanted, sex was the furthest thing from my mind.

Hormonal Birth Control Tanked My Sex Drive

My libido pulled a disappearing act. I’ve always had a healthy sex drive, but once my IUD was implanted, sex was the furthest thing from my mind. Read...
Deanna deBara    |   03.6.18   |   SHARE
Bodies
 How do we not have access to affordable contraceptives by now?

How Far We Haven’t Come With Access To Affordable Contraceptives

One day my female boss said, “Our insurance doesn’t cover birth control, but it covers Viagra.” How do we not have access to affordable Read...
Michelle Back    |   11.8.17   |   SHARE
Bodies
Maybe his face is birth control?

What Trump Has In Mind For Birth Control And Your Health


If you're considering an IUD, now is the time to get it. Read...
Marcia G. Yerman    |   06.12.17   |   SHARE
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To make it work with methods that aren’t as conventional or effective (which most nonhormonal methods are not), you have to make a game plan and stick to it.

Navigating Contraception When You Have Mental Illness

I began to see my mental health go completely downhill. This led me to seek out a psychiatrist, who raised an interesting concern: she thought my Read...
Erin McKelle    |   02.21.17   |   SHARE
Minds
"I eventually wrap it around my index finger, count to three, and pull."

My IUD Made Me Crazy, So I Pulled It Out Myself

At this point, the only thing this stupid IUDemon has going for it is the amenorrhea — which is NOT enough. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   02.16.17   |   SHARE
Bodies
[M]any doctors aren’t properly educated on matters of sexual health. Image: Thinkstock.

Our Schools And Doctors Don't Get That Contraception Goes Beyond The Pill

While there are numerous contraceptives that fall under the umbrella of “birth control,” people in North America have many misconceptions surrounding Read...
Katie Ingram    |   08.9.16   |   SHARE
BodiesSex + LoveVoices

Watch: What Would Happen If Men Had To Deal With Prescription Condoms?

Answer: According to this video? It would be hilarious. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   10.13.14   |   SHARE
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Watch: Women are Shrieky and Weak if they Disagree with Hobby Lobby Ruling (Duh)

Oh, Fox News. We can always count on you to say the most vile things possible. Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   07.2.14   |   SHARE
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