Taking your birth control pill continuously to avoid your period is safe and offers other benefits as well.
A European manufacturer of emergency contraception pills says they’re not effective in women who weigh more than 176 pounds. Other, more reliable contraception can prevent morning-after uncertainty.
Colleen Raymond, MD, OB/GYN at Cleveland Clinic, explains how hormonal birth control pills can be safely used to skip periods.
Colleen Raymond, MD, OB/GYN at Cleveland Clinic, talks about Depo-Provera, a hormonal birth control option.
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists issued new guidelines approving other — possibly more effective — options to condoms, pills and patches.