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Links to family planning choices including abstinence, condoms, diaphragm, hormonal implants, injections, IUD, tubal sterilization, the Pill, emergency contraception, vasectomy and how to choose.
http://www.ultimatebirthcontrol.com/
A general guide to oral contraceptives, birth control pills, their use, side effects, precautions and notes.
http://www.birth-controlpills.com/
Results of an international survey of preferred birth control methods conducted by Roper Starch Worldwide.
http://www.birthcontrolresources.com/
Peer-reviewed journal publishing papers on contraceptive advances and research in chemistry, biochemistry, physiology, endocrinology, biology, the medical sciences, and demography. Includes a sample issue.
http://www.arhp.org/
Information on birth control and other methods of contraception.
http://www.contraception.net/
By Mary Jane Bovo, MD. Overview of methods of birth control currently available, with cost, failure rate, correct usage, advantages and disadvantages of each.
http://www.mjbovo.com/
Objective is development of new or improved contraceptive methods that are safe, effective, acceptable, and suitable for use in the US and developing countries.
http://www.conrad.org/
Discusses problems associated with vasectomy and provides a forum for information for men suffering from Post-Vasectomy Pain Syndrome, autoimmune responses, and other problems as a result of their vasectomies. Many medical references are given.
http://www.dontfixit.org/
Discussed contraceptive choices, benefits and risks of birth control pill and possible connections between birth control and breast cancer.
http://www.drdonnica.com/
Fhi works to improve reproductive health around the world by increasing the number of safe, effective, acceptable and affordable contraceptive methods to ensure that women and men achieve their desired number and spacing of children.
http://www.fhi.org/
Comprehensive review of contraceptive methods available worldwide and choosing the right method for you.
http://www.engenderhealth.org/
Complete descriptions of every method of birth control available in the USA, birth control comparison chart. How a woman's menstrual cycle works and when she is most likely to get pregnant.
http://www.fwhc.org/
Results from the literature and from self-experimentation on the use of testicular heating as a birth control method.
http://www.puzzlepiece.org/
Information about experimental male contraceptives, particularly non-hormonal methods, and what you can do to encourage more research.
http://www.malecontraceptives.org/
Pharmaceutical manufacturer provides information for women on birth control and the different contraceptive methods that are available.
http://www.orthowomenshealth.com/
Quinacrine Sterilization is a non-surgical birth control for women. QS is a new outpatient procedure for female sterilization and birth control.
http://www.drwhitney.com/
A resource intended for Title X and non-Title X family planning providers in PHS Region VIII. (Denver, CO)
http://www.region8familyplanning.org/
Advice for women in pre-menopause about the continuing need for contraception and special concerns they may have in selecting a method to use, from Women's Health Queensland Wide.
http://www.womhealth.org.au/
Extensive consumer information about emergency contraception (the morning after pill) and listing of pharmacies in California where women can get EC without a prescription from a doctor.
http://www.ec-help.org/
Katie Singer's \"The Garden of Fertility\" explains Fertility Awareness, a method of natural birth control and a natural infertility treatment; it also explains how to confirm ovulation and how to identify a propensity for PCOS, thyroid problems, and miscarriage.
http://www.gardenoffertility.com/