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A Vasectomy is a procedure of cutting the male vas deferens.  In its typical and perfect usage failure rate is .1%.  The advantages are it is a permanent procedure.  Disadvantages are if reasons for the procedure change, and it may take a few months for the semen to be free of sperm.  There is no prescription for this, as it is a medical procedure.-- Breaking the Contraceptive Barrier: Techniques for Effective Contraceptive Consultations. ARHP: 2008

Whether you have 1 kids or 10 kids, many of us consider a family planning method. Today we share 5 reasons why your husband SHOULD get a vasectomy. We know vasectomy's aren't right for everyone, but here are some awesome things to consider!

The Nuva ring is placed deep within the woman's vagina.  Its typical usage of failures are 8% and perfect usage are .3%.  Advantages are it's discreet, one size fits all, and self administration.  Disadvantages are touching of the genitals, expires every 4 months.  The ring is a prescription.-- Breaking the Contraceptive Barrier: Techniques for Effective Contraceptive Consultations. AHRP: 2008

The ring is insert into the vagina for 21 day. Prevents ovulation by releasing estrogen and progestin. Pros: Use is simple and easy, same effects as the pill. Cons: Can fall out, can increase period. Needs to be prescribed by a Doctor.

The male condom is placed over the male penis before sexual intercourse.  Typical usage failures are 15 %, and perfect usage is 2%.  Advantages are prevention of STI's, pregnancy and easy to purchase.  Disadvantages are loss of sensation and application prior to sex.  The condom can be purchased over-the-counter.--Breaking the Contraceptive Barrier: Techniques for Effective Contraceptive Consultations. ARHP: 2008

Are Your Condoms Vegan? Yes, you may be surprised to learn that the majority of condoms available on the market are produced using the animal product casein.

The female condom is placed within the woman's vagina prior to sex.  Typical usage failures are 21%, whereas perfect usage is 5%.  Advantages are the exchange of bodily fluids, typically no medical side effects.  Disadvantages are the interuption of the moment, and more expensive to purchase.  The female condom is an over-the-counter product.--Breaking the Contraceptive Barrier: Techniques for Effective Contraceptive Consultations. ARHP: 2008

8 Things You Don't Know About Female Condoms The use of female condoms can be an economical contraception method, is sold over the counter and with the perfect use, they protect against unwanted pregnancies and STD's / STI's

The Implant is a thin rod that is inserted under the skin of a women’s upper arm. Typical and perfect usage failure rate is 0.05%. Advantages are; it last for 3yrs, uninterrupted sex safe while breastfeeding.  Disadvantages are acne, headaches and nausea. This makes the implant one of the most effective contraceptives outside of abstinence.  This is also a prescription.--    Breaking the Contraceptive Barrier: Techniques for Effective Contraceptive Consultations. AHRP 2008

Oh Joy Sex Toy: The Birth Control Implant. I have Implanon and that's totally me at the end." It helps give an idea of what other type of birth control there is besides pills.

The IUD is placed within the woman's uterus.  There are two different types of IUD's; Copper and Progesterone.  The perfect usages of Copper and Progesterone IUD's are .6% & 1.5%.  The typical usages of Copper and Progesterone IUD's are .8% & 2%.  Advantages are it reduces menstrual bleeding and cost effectiveness.  Disadvantages are no protection against STI's and cost of insertion The IUD is a prescribed contraceptive. Brown, N. IUD. 2012

What You Should Know About The Mirena IUD - A number of lawsuits have been filed by women who allege Bayer downplayed the seriousness of possible Mirena side effects. Please read and pass along to others.

The pill is one of the most common forms of contraceptive. Its perfect usage consists of taking it everyday, at the same time, within the prescribed sequence. Roughly 8% of pill users become pregnant when used in its typical form, whereas only .3% become pregnant from using the pill in its perfect usage. The pill is a prescribed contraceptive. Wilson, C. (2012, June 4). Common Misuses of Birth Control Methods. WOMENIO: http://www.womenio.com/518/common-misuses-of-birth-control-methods

Birth Control Pill is an Oral Contraceptives. Oral contraceptives have an unhealthy side effect. Oral contraceptives are nutrients depletion. Oral Contraceptives are very effective.