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healthmeup - 03/05/2015 10:00:00

Long-Term Effects of Oral Contraceptives

Long-Term Effects of Oral Contraceptives If you’re a healthy individual and you don’t smoke, you can safely continue to take birth control pills for as long as you want, at least until a few years post-menopause. Oral contraceptives have been researched thoroughly, with over five decades worth of research supporting their safety. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 11/29/2014 07:30:00

Know More About Copper T

Know More About IUD-Copper T Contraceptives come in all shapes and sizes. One such fascinatingly shaped intra uterine device is the Copper T. How a small piece of copper can prevent pregnancy might be a shocker to you. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/31/2014 07:00:00

How to Use a Female Condom

How to Use a Female Condom Unplanned pregnancy can completely change your future. In a time when women are open to talk about their sexual prowess, they are becoming aware of female contraceptives. And the latest contraceptive is female condom. For it to be effective you need to put it on correctly and here's how. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 07/26/2013 06:30:00

Men’s Health: What is Vasectomy?

Men’s Health: What is Vasectomy? A vasectomy is a surgical procedure for permanent birth control in males. It is the surgical cut made in the vas deference (the tube that carries sperm from the testes). In comparison to female sterilisation (tubectomy) vasectomy is a simple office procedure, which can be completed in about half an... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 05/01/2013 06:30:00

Causes of Infertility: Diabetes and Infertility

Causes of Infertility: Diabetes and Infertility When a couple does not conceive even after 12 months of trying without contraception it is termed as Infertility. And diabetes can be one of the conditions that cause infertility in both men and women. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 01/19/2013 06:30:00

Is It Normal to Bleed After Taking an Emergency Contraceptive Pill?

Is It Normal to Bleed After Taking an Emergency Contraceptive Pill? There are various Emergency Contraceptive Pills available in the market to prevent unnecessary pregnancy after unprotected sex. These Emergency Contraceptive Pills work best when taken within 12 hours of unprotected sex. Though ECPs work for up to 72 hours after sex, the earlier you take one - the... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 12/11/2012 07:00:00

Preventing Cervical Cancer: Lifestyle Modification to Avoid Cervical Cancer

Preventing Cervical Cancer: Lifestyle Modification to Avoid Cervical Cancer Cervical cancer is the cancer of the area that connects the uterus to the external female genital tract. The malignancy is generally spread through Human Papillomavirus (HPV) during sexual contact and it has been proved that even preventive measures like contraceptives cannot stop it from entering... Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 11/29/2012 05:00:00

Obama Health Law to Face Religion-Based Challenge

Obama Health Law to Face Religion-Based Challenge The Supreme Court on Monday cleared the way for a Christian college to pursue a religion-based challenge against part of President Barack Obama's healthcare reform, which it claims forces taxpayers and employers to subsidize abortions and contraception. Continue Reading »

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healthmeup - 10/12/2012 07:15:00

5 Surprising After-Effects of Birth Control Pills

5 Surprising After-Effects of Birth Control Pills Contraceptives are on everyone's minds as they strive to avoid STDs, Aids, and unwanted pregnancies. But did you know that along with the intended reason of use, contraceptives, a.k.a. birth control pills, also have some surprising side effects? Let's take a look at the top five surprising... Continue Reading »

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