When to Stop Birth Control Before Trying to Conceive?

So, you and your partner have decided to go in a family way. Congratulations! However, after this decision, one of the common concerns is when to stop birth control for conception. Well! Don’t worry. We have got you covered. Read this blog to know about getting off birth control to get pregnant[…]

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How does Birth Control Pills Work?

Birth control pills, or commonly known as oral contraceptives, are medications women take to prevent pregnancy. They are an effective method of birth control. If taken correctly, birth control pills are effective in preventing pregnancy. According to the CDC, both the combination pill and the progestin-only pill have 9 percent failure rates with typical use. That implies 9 women out of 100 would get […]

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Making Sense Of The Lingo For Birth Control Pills

Approximately 65% of women 15 to 49 years old use some form of contraceptive method. Among this group, the oral contraceptive pill (OCP) and female sterilization are the two most used birth control methods. OCP is simply a medicine with […]

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Can I Take Plan B While Taking Birth Control?

If you forgot to take your birth control pill and had unprotected sex, what do you do now? ...

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Does Birth Control Cause Weight Gain?

Whether you’re taking ‘the pill’ for the first time, or you're switching brands, most girls have the same question: Can birth control cause weight gain? It’s a side effect that may make some women wary of birth control pills. We get it - you want to maintain […]

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Never Miss A Pill Again With Ginger-U

Are you taking an OCP? Meet your new best friend. Ginger-U is helping women better navigate through their journeys on “the pill.” Ginger-U is so much more than a friendly reminder that “one a day keeps the baby away.” It’s like the fairy godmother of birth control you never knew you needed […]

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Your Journey On The Pill

Do You Know Your Pill? Trouble Sticking to Your Schedule? Ginger-U Is the App for You

For today’s women, staying on track with your birth control can be quite difficult. Let’s face it, the day moves fast, and taking your pill at the exact same time each and every day just might not be something that is possible […]

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What Does Adherence Mean? Why Should I Care?

The oral contraceptive pill (OCP) is one of the most popular forms of contraception, especially among young women. The need to follow the prescription regimen properly (i.e., adherence) is particularly acute for OCP; failure to do so can lead to pregnancy! […]

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How Often Can You Take Plan B? What To Know

Plan B is one of the brands of levonorgestrel, a synthetic form of hormone progestin for preventing pregnancy after unprotected sex or birth control  […]

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