Which Form of Birth Control is Right for You?

  • Which of the following are birth control options for women?

    Hormonal methods

    IUDs

    Condoms and diaphragms

    Natural family planning

    Sterilization

    All of the above

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  • How does birth control prevent pregnancy?

    Prevents sperm from getting to an egg

    Prevents the woman’s ovaries from releasing eggs

    All of the above

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  • Which form of birth control offers the most protection against pregnancy?

    Birth control pills

    The patch

    IUDs

    Vaginal ring

    Condoms

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  • Who should NOT use birth control pills?

    Women who are over age 35 and smoke

    Women who have heavy periods or endometriosis

    Women who have PMS

    Women who have acne

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  • Certain types of birth control pills can get rid of your period almost entirely.

    True

    False

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  • Which of the following is true about injected contraceptives (Depo-Provera).

    You get a shot every 3 months.

    You should not use it for longer than 2 years in a row.

    You may gain 5 to 8 pounds.

    You should not use it if you want to become pregnant within 2 years.

    You may stop menstruating altogether after a year.

    All of the above.

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  • Copper-releasing IUDs can stay in the uterus for up to 10 years.

    True

    False

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  • Which natural family planning method works best?

    Calendar (or rhythm)

    Cervical mucus

    Temperature

    Symptothermal Method

    Withdrawal (the man removes his penis from the vagina before ejaculation)

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  • You can use a diaphragm safely for 5 years.

    True

    False

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  • It's best to use emergency contraception within__ day(s) after having unprotected sex:

    None of the above

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  • Which sterilization method works the best?

    Male (vasectomy)

    Female

    They both work equally well

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