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Throughout your twenties, you face (and conquer!) many decisions - big and small - that shape your life. And making decisions isn’t always easy. With so many options ...

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Why we stop taking the pill at some p...

When girls start to deal with birth control and visit their gynecologist for the first time, most of them end up with a pill-prescription. Taking the pill is nothing extraordinary, espacially among teenagers – it’s what everybody seems to do...

Feb 12, 2018

I love my freedom!

All my days are different: Sometimes I sleep until 9, sometimes until noon, and sometimes I don’t get up at all. I have to say: Taking some time off after college was completely the right decision. I just want to do my own thing for a while. At th...

Feb 02, 2018

Contraception must fit - us and our l...

Last week, my roommate Jana brought home yet another a pregnancy test. This is already the fourth one since we started living together, and we’ve not even been living together for a year. Personally, I can’t really understand this contracept...

Jan 17, 2018

JUST ONE NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION: MORE...

Get more exercise, live healthier, lose weight, sleep better and de-stress - every year we make a long list of resolutions like this and can’t keep up with keeping them! This year you only need to make ONE – it kills all those ot...

Dec 31, 2017

TAMPONS AND INTRAUTERINE CONTRACEPTIO...

So you’ve heard of long-acting methods of contraception that are placed in the uterus, like the IUS (intrauterine system or hormonal coil) or IUD (intrauterine device or copper coil), but do you know what the professionals say about wearing...

Dec 27, 2017

WHAT DO MEN KNOW ABOUT CONTRACEPTION?

Today’s test: AMENORRHEA.

Dec 25, 2017

THE SAFE SEX CHECKLIST

Health is precious and irreplacable. Certain illnesses or diseases can’t be prepared for, but others we can absolutely protect ourselves from. This includes STIs (sexually transmitted infections). Practicing safe sex is your best defen...

Dec 18, 2017

WHY PREGNANCY TESTS CAN FAIL

Pregnant or not? The results of a home pregnancy test can be life-changing – but they can also sometimes be wrong. Here’s why: When pregnant, the female body produces the hormone HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin). Most home tests measure th...

Dec 15, 2017

HORMONAL CONTRACEPTION BY COMPARISON

Hormonal contraception is pretty common today. The most popular and familiar type is probably the pill, but there are several other methods that differ in hormonal type and mode of action. Do you know some of the other options ou...

Dec 13, 2017

BRING X-MAS TO THE BEDROOM

Christmas is the season of gift-giving, and we can all feel the pressure to pull out all the stops when it comes to the gift for that special someone. There’s no lack of options – a new gadget, a grill, a pair of cufflinks. But why set...

Dec 11, 2017