IUD & IUS The IUD & IUS (contains hormones) are intrauterine devices inserted into the uterus. Depending on the type of IUD inserted, it can last up to 10 years. It must be put in place prior to the act of intercourse.If used correctly it is 94% effective and can protect you from certain Sexually Transmitted Diseases (not HIV) Condoms Male condoms, either latex or non-latex, are fitted over the penis prior to each act of intercourse.
Topics include: puberty, abstinence, birth control and STD prevention, HIV/AIDS, teen pregnancy prevention and how to talk to kids about sexuality.It contains no estrogen so it is safe for women unable to use estrogen products.Menses become non-existent on Depo Provera and it is more than 99% effective. Diaphragm The diaphragm is a small latex rubber cup, which fits inside the vagina over the cervix.Ortho Evra Patch The patch is a combintation estrogen/progestin thin patch, which mimics the pill in pregnancy prevention.The patch is worn on the buttocks, abdomen or upper back and is changed weekly. Nuva Ring The ring is a combination estrogen/progestin flexible ring, which is placed into the vagina.
It works the same as the patch and the pill in preventing pregnancy.