Ah, hormonal birth control, such a contentious topic for such a small pill. It can help prevent pregnancy, regulate periods, and improve symptoms of hormonal imbalance.
I was listening to one of your podcasts and was really surprised to hear you advise against the pull-out method. I’ve been using it for most of my sex life and have never had any problems. Same goes for my boyfriend and plenty of my friends! My guy doesn’t like using condoms, so that’s always been our go-to, and I’ve read it’s 96 percent effective. So what’s the deal?
On this show, Emily addresses everyone’s favorite fly-by-night contraceptive practice: the pull-out method. Is it really as reliable as people think, or have we all been withdrawing for naught? Emily answers a listener’s request to get in depth about the effectiveness of the “pull and pray” and tells us what she really thinks about bailing before you bust. Continue Reading