PART 2: FAMILIARITY WITH OPINIONS ABOUT, AND USE OF CONTRACEPTIVE METHODS AMONG CANADIAN WOMEN
- Remember Your BIRTH CONTROL. BARNWELL, DIANDRA // Cosmopolitan;Jan2014, Vol. 256 Issue 1, p129
The article presents several tricks that can help remember birth control such as purchasing condoms from SayItWithACondom.com, setting a daily alarm as reminder for taking birth control pills, and contacting a doctor about an option is missed taking pills for long.
- Pill still popular. // Practice Nurse;11/6/2009, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p7
The article reports that pill remains to be the most popular method of contraception preferred by women attending community contraception clinics in Great Britain. According to the latest figures, 44 percent of women wanted pills for contraception, followed by condom which was chosen by 26...
- School vending machine offers morning after pill. // Medical Ethics Advisor;Apr2012, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p46
The article presents information on a vending machine which dispenses contraceptives devices including morning after pill, condoms, decongestants and pregnancy tests at the Shippensburg University, Pennsylvania.
- sex objects. Pfaff, Kimberly // Fit Pregnancy;Apr/May2003, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p38
Provides information on birth control devices. Principle behind the male condom; Description of intra-uterine device; Advantages and disadvantages of the combined-hormone pill.
- Contraceptive Options for HIV Positive Women. Mitran, Mihai; Luchian, Bogdan; Neagu, Cristina; Mărdărescu, Mariana // Infectio.ro;2014, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p40
HIV infection is a critical public health problem of modern life, so contraception in HIV infected women becomes a challenge. Preventing unplanned or mistimed pregnancy allows a woman with HIV to maintaine her health and has the potential to decrease maternal-to -child transmission of HIV. Dual...
- cost-effective contraception. // Cleo;Jan2011, p148
This article provides brief information on several cost-effective contraceptives available in Australia. The intrauterine system (IUS) is a small plastic device that contains hormone progesteron and is fitted in the uterus to prevent the egg and sperm from meeting. The male condom is a...
- Birth control caution. Heller, Linda // Redbook;Nov95, Vol. 186 Issue 1, p34
Reports on the effectiveness of contraceptives according to a study from the Alan Gutmacher Institute. Effectivity of the vaginal diaphragm as compared to birth control pills; Reliability of the diaphragm as compared to condoms; Percentage of total woman respondents who use the diaphragm.
- Primary Contraceptive Methods Among Women Aged 15-44 Years -- United States, 2002. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/18/2005, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p152
Provides information on the rate of use of primary contraceptive methods among women aged 15-44 years old in the U.S. in 2002. Female sterilization; Oral contraceptives; Condom.
- Condom use in England rises sixfold. Kmietowicz, Zosia // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/11/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7270, p1174
Reports on the increase in condom use in Great Britain between 1975 and 2000. Statistics for the number of people attending family planning clinics who choose condoms over other forms of contraception; Decline in the use of the contraceptive pill among British women since 1975; Trends in the...