The Natural Contraception

Natural contraceptives mean natural family planning which does not require any medication or device. These methods are natural because these do not require any hormonal manipulation from an external agent. It totally depends on the mindset of the partners involved in the intercourse. Types of natural contraceptives: There are different types of natural contraceptives. These are:FAM method, which mean fertility...

The Material Contraception

Contraception means birth control process, which prevents pregnancy. There are many methods of contraception. Over the time there has been numerous changes taking place regarding the contraceptive methods. Some methods of contraception are:Long acting reversible contraception for example, Implant. Hormonal contraception like the birth control pills Barrier method , which includes condoms and Diaphragm Fertility awareness Emergency contraception...

The Hormonal Contraception

Hormonal contraceptive means the birth control measures which act on endocrine system of human being.  Hormonal contraceptive methods are very popular as well as effective birth control measures all over the world. A large number of populations all over the world have been using these methods of birth control in order to prevent pregnancy. However, there are different types...

The different types of emergency contraception

Emergency contraception is used after a sexual intercourse in order to avoid unwanted pregnancies. There are different types of contraception which provide the results in different ways. They are discussed below in detail.Barrier methodBarrier method refers to the use of physical barriers like condoms and cervical caps that directly prevent the sperms from entering the vagina. This method may...

Effects of emergency contraception

Emergency contraception pills are birth control pills that can be taken after an unprotected sexual intercourse for preventing unwanted pregnancy. These pills are also known as ECPs (Emergency Control Pills) and the morning after pills and produce results by altering the hormone levels in the body. There are different types of birth control pills that need to be taken...

Contraception – Types and measures to achieve it

Contraception or birth control is a means to prevent pregnancy which works by interfering with the process of ovulation, also called as fertilization or implantation. There are different measures of birth control which can help in achieving contraception. Before taking any preventive measures it is important to understand how the ovulation cycle works. The Ovulation Cycle In every month the women’s body...

How to get pregnant : what is the best time ?

Every month, there comes a phase when your body is most likely to get pregnant. This phase usually lasts for up to six days and is known as the fertile window.The logic is that a sperm can survive inside a female body for about a week while an egg can survive only for one day. Therefore, if you have...

How does my body work : anatomy of a woman

To have a better understanding of the female reproductive anatomy, it is better to study it in two parts the external and the internal female sex organs.External sex organs Mons veneris This is the fatty layer of skin over the pubic bone and serves as a protective cushion for the genitals. This area is covered with pubic hair. Labia majora These are the...

Miscarriage

Miscarriage is when a baby dies in the womb within 20 weeks of pregnancy. Almost 10 % of the pregnancies end up in a miscarriage. However, this is only the recorded figure. It is very much possible for the rates to be higher as miscarriages can also occur well before the woman has even grown aware of the pregnancy....

How to get pregnant : biological means

The fertility of a woman is mainly connected with the eggs that are stored in the ovaries. Females come with these eggs at the time of birth itself. When born, she will have around two million eggs in her ovaries, but with maturation, these eggs start dying out and around 400 of them are discarded through menstruation cycle alone.During...