The Adiana system for female sterilization is no longer available. Learn the reason why.
Birth control options — Consider these questions before choosing a method of birth control.
The birth control pill is surrounded by misinformation. Get the facts on common concerns and questions about taking the pill.
If you're otherwise healthy, birth control pills generally can be taken as long as you need birth control.
Pre-ejaculation fluid can cause pregnancy — which makes withdrawal an unreliable method of birth control.
Wondering which birth control pill is best for you? Weigh the risks and benefits of the different types of birth control pills.
Delaying your period is possible if you use an extended or continuous method of birth control. Find out how you can have more control over your menstrual cycle.
The Essure system — a birth control device that led to permanent sterilization in women — was pulled from the market in 2019.
Breakthrough bleeding is more common with continuous and extended-cycle birth control pills, but usually decreases with time.