Tag: Contraception

The morning-after pill and its side effects

Even if a contraceptive fails, the morning-after pill can prevent an unwanted pregnancy. However, the drug can have side effects and should therefore only be taken in exceptional cases. It is not just unprotected sex that can lead to an…

Can vasectomy be reversed? Yes, but …

A vasectomy can be reversed. The process is called vasectomy reversal. However, the chances of becoming fertile again depend on various factors. Microsurgery is required to reverse a vasectomy. The vasectomy reversal procedure is much more complicated than the sterilization…

Correct insertion of the diaphragm as a contraceptive

The diaphragm (vaginal pessary) is one of the contraceptive methods for women that protects against pregnancy but not against sexually transmitted diseases. Proper handling requires some practice. The diaphragm is placed over the cervix before intercourse and prevents sperm from…