The Importance of Cycle Tracking in Birth Control and How to Do It

Taking care of our bodies is crucial, especially when it comes to making decisions about preventing pregnancy. One method that can help us understand our bodies better and make informed choices ....

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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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Birth Control Pills

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 aged between 15 and 49 use a contraceptive method. The oral contraceptive pill (OCP) and female sterilization are the two most used birth control methods among this group. OCP is simply a […]

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Plan B Pill

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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Pill Calendar

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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Contraceptive Pill

Why Should You Use A Birth Control Tracker?

Staying on track with birth control can be difficult for today's women. Let's face it, the day moves fast, and taking your pill at the same time every day might not be possible for you. […]

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Ginger-U Pill Case

What Does Adherence Mean? Why Should I Care?

The oral contraceptive pill (OCP) is one of the most convenient and popular forms of contraception, especially among young women. However, the need to follow the […]

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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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