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What services do family planning clinics provide?

What services do family planning clinics provide?

Often provide: "Contraceptive counseling, Contraceptive implant insertion & removal, IUD insertion & removal ,Oral contraceptives, Injectable Contraceptives, Emergency contraception, sterilization" as well as education & various options for pregnancy. ...Read more

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Family Planning Services (Definition)

Family planning services refers to health care related to sexual health, birth ...Read more


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What can I expect going to the family planning clinic for contraception for the first time?

What can  I expect going to the family planning clinic for contraception for the first time?

Options: A good health history should be taken, including sexual history & evaluation for high risk sexual behavior. At the minimum, a breast & pelvic exam with pap smear & cultures for std. All options for birth control should be offered & discussed. Usually a follow up for blood pressure check after 1-2 months if using birth control hormone therapy. ...Read more

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Is birth control free for girls at family planning clinics?

Is birth control free for girls at family planning clinics?

Most likely!: Depending on where you live, most family planning clinics have programs for free or reduced cost birth control. Planned parenthood, which has locations nationwide, does provide free or low cost birth control for girls. So do many of the adolescent medicine programs that are located in children's hospitals. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a prescription for the contraceptive patch (evra) from a family planning clinic?

Is it possible to get a prescription for the contraceptive patch (evra) from a family planning clinic?

Be seen: It would be impossible to know what your local clinic would or would not prescribe, but that is a commonly prescribed contraceptive. ...Read more

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I saw an obgyn about 2 weeks ago at the family planning clinic. Why was i tested for pregnancy, HIV and and stds?

Testing: If you're wondering what the results of your tests are, you should contact the clinic where you were seen. These would be very important results to know. ...Read more

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How does family planning clinic test for gonorrhea and chlamydia?

Pap smear: All women are tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia when a pap smear is done. Family planning clinics often do this routinely. ...Read more

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Am married and i want to do family planning with calendar not with tablet please help?

Am married and i want to do family planning with calendar not with tablet please help?

Count cycle days: You ovulate 14 days prior to your next cycle. Therefore, if you have 28 day cycles you ovulate on day 14 from the 1st day of bleeding. But if you have 29 0r 30 day cycles you ovulate on day 15 or 16. If not regular, it's chancey. Sperm survives for 96 hours , an egg for 24 hours. So, for example, with 28 day cycles, no sex days 9, 10, 11, sex days 12, 13, 14. Sex ok other times.Too much sex, low sperm. ...Read more

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When is the right time for my wife to start having family planning injection?She gave birth a month ago.

When is the right time for my wife to start having family planning injection?She gave birth a month ago.

One month : The answer may depend on whether she is breast feeding. The gynecologist may have the last word on this. Plan on having that discussion after your wife starts getting her menstrual periods again. ...Read more

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