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Sex Ed: Contraception

Subject : literacy,sex-ed
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1. Hormones are time-released from an implantation under your skin. Replaced about every 6 months.






2. Get 1 shot every 3 months. Does not contain Estrogen.






3. Taken within a few days of intercourse. If <16 years old - you need a prescription - OTC otherwise. Prevents egg and sperm from meeting. Evidence suggests that EC can prevent implantation in uterus - but not likely.






4. The vas deferens are cut. Simplest of the surgical procedures






5. Vaginal ring placed each month for 3 weeks.






6. Place a new patch each week for 3 weeks on back - arm - or lower abdomen.






7. Fallopian tubes are cut (sometimes called 'Tying the tubes')






8. Removal of the uterus. Usually not done unless there is a good medical reason.






9. Place a new patch each week for 3 weeks on back - arm - or lower abdomen.






10. A shallow - latex cup inserted into the vagina. Covers the cervix - blocks sperm from entering the uterus. Use with spermicide. Not very reliable. Keep inserted for 24 hours max.






11. Removal of the ovaries. Usually not done unless there is a good medical reason. Hormone replacement therapy is often recommended.






12. Vaginal ring placed each month for 3 weeks.






13. Male withdraws his penis from the vagina prior to ejaculation. Not reliable. Some sperm may be released prop to removal - difficult to control.






14. Fallopian tubes are cut (sometimes called 'Tying the tubes')






15. Acts in the same way as the diaphragm.






16. Removal of the uterus. Usually not done unless there is a good medical reason.






17. Removal of the testicles. Usually not done unless there is a good medical reason. Hormone replacement therapy is usually prescribed.






18. Barrier of latex or plastic that fits around the penis. Applied before intercourse. Protects against STI's. Not 100% effective against pregnancy. Condoms have to be stored properly and not be expired.






19. A shallow - latex cup inserted into the vagina. Covers the cervix - blocks sperm from entering the uterus. Use with spermicide. Not very reliable. Keep inserted for 24 hours max.






20. Male withdraws his penis from the vagina prior to ejaculation. Not reliable. Some sperm may be released prop to removal - difficult to control.






21. Taken in steps - decrease progestin needed for pregnancy and empties the uterus.






22. Couple calculates most and least fertile time of the month by using a thermometer - schedules intercourse during the least fertile time - which is usually during period. Not very reliable.






23. Taken within a few days of intercourse. If <16 years old - you need a prescription - OTC otherwise. Prevents egg and sperm from meeting. Evidence suggests that EC can prevent implantation in uterus - but not likely.






24. Barrier of latex or plastic that fits around the penis. Applied before intercourse. Protects against STI's. Not 100% effective against pregnancy. Condoms have to be stored properly and not be expired.






25. Hormone combo of Estrogen and Progesterone. The body thinks it is pregnant - so new eggs aren't released from the ovaries. Must take daily.






26. Hormones are time-released from an implantation under your skin. Replaced about every 6 months.






27. Not having sexual intercourse






28. A pouch inserted into the vagina prior to intercourse - collects semen. Reduces the risk of STI's.






29. Aspiration of uterus contents with a gentle vacuum before 16 weeks. Dilation and evacuation only for medical reasons after 16 weeks of pregnancy.






30. A pouch inserted into the vagina prior to intercourse - collects semen. Reduces the risk of STI's.






31. Removal of the testicles. Usually not done unless there is a good medical reason. Hormone replacement therapy is usually prescribed.






32. Acts in the same way as the diaphragm.






33. Contains chemicals that stop sperm from moving (cream - jel - foam). Inserted into vagina. More effective when combined with another method.






34. Hormone combo of Estrogen and Progesterone. The body thinks it is pregnant - so new eggs aren't released from the ovaries. Must take daily.






35. Contains chemicals that stop sperm from moving (cream - jel - foam). Inserted into vagina. More effective when combined with another method.






36. Not having sexual intercourse






37. Get 1 shot every 3 months. Does not contain Estrogen.






38. Couple calculates most and least fertile time of the month by using a thermometer - schedules intercourse during the least fertile time - which is usually during period. Not very reliable.






39. Aspiration of uterus contents with a gentle vacuum before 16 weeks. Dilation and evacuation only for medical reasons after 16 weeks of pregnancy.






40. Removal of the ovaries. Usually not done unless there is a good medical reason. Hormone replacement therapy is often recommended.






41. Taken in steps - decrease progestin needed for pregnancy and empties the uterus.






42. The vas deferens are cut. Simplest of the surgical procedures