Sex and Birth Control

Empower yourself with information about sex and sexuality as well as birth control options.

Birth Control

Tubal Sterilization (Tubal Ligation)

Tubal sterilization is a permanent form of birth control that closes off a woman’s fallopian tubes. It is often referred…

Progestin-Only Birth Control Pills

A progestin-only birth control pill is often called the "mini-pill." Because this pill doesn't contain estrogen, it may not have…

Emergency Contraception

Emergency contraception is a form of birth control. Learn about the different types, how to use them, and their benefits…

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Sex and Sexuality

Adolescents and Young Adults: Getting the Preventive Services You Need

Get an early start on good lifelong health by learning about the services and advice your family doctor can provide…

Importance of Sexual Health

Being in good sexual health means you are well informed, careful, and respectful to yourself and others.

Common Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

STIs are infections spread by sexual contact. They are very common, and many can be cured. The best way to…

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