Will my cysts stop if my tubes are cut?

This is a great question, and one that is kind of hard to answer. The short answer is no, if you have a sterilization procedure there is no guarantee that you will no longer have ovarian cysts. Our provider recommends talking to your doctor about options you have toward treating your cysts, or any problems Read more about Will my cysts stop if my tubes are cut?[…]

Which birth control is best to stop cramps and stop heavy bleeding

This is a great question! Any birth control that contains a hormone will help with heavy bleeding and cramping.  Most commonly, people use the pill for symptoms like this. That’s one of the reasons why the pill is so popular! However the IUD (intra-uterine device) Mirena is a more reliable method that will help with Read more about Which birth control is best to stop cramps and stop heavy bleeding[…]

I have my birth control pills but I don’t know when to start should I do it on the first day of my next period or when?

You can start your pills at any time, however when you start can determine how soon you are protected against pregnancy. If you are taking a combination pill (progestin and estrogen) and you start your pills within 5 days after the start of your period, you are protected against pregnancy immediately. If you start the Read more about I have my birth control pills but I don’t know when to start should I do it on the first day of my next period or when?[…]

LARCs (Long-acting reversible contraceptives)

Studies have shown that within the United States approximately 42% of adolescents aged 15-19 years old have had sexual intercourse. Although the majority of these sexually active adolescents identify that they have used some method of contraception within their lifetime, the methods utilized are attributed with a high failure rate including condoms, oral contraceptives, and Read more about LARCs (Long-acting reversible contraceptives)[…]