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Sex Ed: Contraception

Subject : literacy,sex-ed
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  • Answer 42 questions in 15 minutes.
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1. Removal of the testicles. Usually not done unless there is a good medical reason. Hormone replacement therapy is usually prescribed.






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






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






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






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






6. 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.






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






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






9. 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.






10. 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.






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






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






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






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






15. 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.






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






17. Acts in the same way as the diaphragm.






18. Acts in the same way as the diaphragm.






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






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






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






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






23. 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.






24. Not having sexual intercourse






25. Vaginal ring placed each month for 3 weeks.






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






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






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






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. Not having sexual intercourse






31. Vaginal ring placed each month for 3 weeks.






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






33. 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.






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






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






36. 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.






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






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






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






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






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






42. 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.