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Do I Have To Go To A Doctor To Get On Birth Control
Contraception is also known as Birth control. Contraceptiion is a means of preventing conception (or fertilization). There are hormonal and non hormonal methods of preventing sperm and egg from meeting. Talk to your doctor or clinic about what options are best for you. There are short acting methods (condoms, pills, patch, ring) and long ...Read more
How do I get on birth control. I do not go to doctors and have not seen one in over ten years. I am planning on being sexually active?
Dr, Clinic, or NP: You will need to see a health practioner before being prescribed birth control. Planned Parenthood is a good resource. You can also see a primary care practioner such as family practice physician, OB/GYN or a nurse practioner. There is a lot of steps that go into safely prescribing medication so it is in your best interest to have a full medical history taken along with examination ...Read more
I have a doctor appointment on thursday to get on birth control. I am 16. Are they going to have to do a pap-smear?
When I go to the doctor 4 birth control do I have to admit I've had sex?I'm really shy talking about it.I need 2 get on birth control just to be safe.
Honesty: It is in YOUR best interest to be completely honest and forthcoming with your physician, so that he/she can do what's best for your health. Since you are sexually active, you should be screened for STD's at least yearly and with each change in sexual partner. This is in YOUR best interest. Your interaction with your physician is COMPLETELY confidential. No one else will know what you discuss. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I went to the emergency room they said I have a cyst on my ovaries, the doctors said get on birth control why I do I need to get on the pills i'm fat?
Hopefully: They referred you to the gyn on call for the er they should ahve expalined why to you, but if you ahve a simple fluid filled cyst , the bcpills can often shrink the cyst , so u need to see a gyn asap so he can treat you and you have to make sure the cyst goes away and doesn't get larger or rupture, and many of the newer pills you shoudln't gain weight, I use low dose ones in my pts lessor nowtgain. ...Read more
Is there a form of birth control that I can use that I don't need a doctor to get besides condoms?
I may have PCOS and from research I learned that doctors put some women on birth control! However I'm married& I DONT want to get on birth control ?
One option: Birth control is one option that can be used for women with PCOS who are not having menstrual cycles. There are others. Many times the treatment plan depends on the goals. If the patient is actively trying to get pregnant then birth control pills are not a good option at that time in her life. If not trying then they are a good option for many. ...Read more
Depends: In many locations you can obtain contraceptive services from free clinics as an adult or without parental consent if a preteen. Planned parenthood provides this service in many areas. Your local health department may be able to provide you with that information. ...Read more
What happens when you go to the doctor to get birth control? My mom wants me to go on birth control and doesn't know im having sex with my boy friend of two years. We just starting having sex and i want to know what happens when you go in.
See a teen doctor: Your mom may suspect you need birth control, and wants you not to get pregnant.Talk with her if you can.Drs who take care of teens will talk with you privately, and should answer your questions about confidentiality.It's not necessary to have a gyn exam to get birth control (but may be a good idea).Testing for stds is important.Ask mom or girlfriend about a gyno exam and make an appt asap. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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