Other Contraception and Birth Control FAQs

Basic information for topics such as "What is it?" and "What are the different types?" is available in the About Contraception and Birth Control section. Other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that are specific to a certain topic are answered in this section.


  1. Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. (2012). Birth control. Retrieved February 23, 2016, from http://www.plannedparenthood.org/health-topics/birth-control-4211.htm external link
  2. Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health. (2012). Birth control methods fact sheet. Retrieved February 23, 2016, from http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/birth-control-methods.html
  3. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. (2014). Long-acting reversible contraception (LARC): IUD and implant. Retrieved February 17, 2016, from http://www.acog.org/Patients/FAQs/Long-Acting-Reversible-Contraception-LARC-IUD-and-Implant external link
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