Birth Control

Health

The Link Between Blood Clots & The Pill, Explained

Concerns around the AstraZeneca vaccine have prompted many to question the risk of taking a combined contraceptive. Here’s what you need to know.

By Bustle UK
Health

Why Daylight Saving Time Won’t Mess With Your Birth Control Schedule

A doctor explains why the pill will keep working just fine.

By Jessica Booth and JR Thorpe
Health

15 People Explain Their IUD Insertion In 10 Words Or Less

The good, the bad, and the extremely uncomfortable.

By JR Thorpe
Health

8 Things Your OB-GYN Wants You To Know About IUDs Before You Get One

Three to 12 years of (sorta) hassle-free birth control, explained.

By Natalia Lusinski and JR Thorpe
Health

8 Surprising Things That Can Happen When You Get An IUD

Hello, breakthrough bleeding.

By JR Thorpe
Health

Yes, An IUD Can Totally Affect Your Period

It could get better — or not.

By Amanda Chatel and JR Thorpe
Health

Doctors Debunk 6 Common Myths About Birth Control & Fertility

No, you don’t need to “take a break” from the Pill.

By JR Thorpe
Health

People Are Changing Their Birth Control Because Of The Pandemic

“I don’t know if I would have chosen an IUD.”

By Jennifer Gerson
Life

Telehealth Is Booming. That Could Be Great For Birth Control Access.

By Jennifer Gerson
Life

7 Myths About Birth Control Men Apparently Still Believe

By Emma McGowan
Life

9 People Tell Us The Reasons They Love Their Birth Control Beyond Contraception

By JR Thorpe
Life

7 Apps & Websites That Can Help Make Birth Control More Affordable

By Brandi Neal