Can pediatricians prescribe birth control?

Answer Pediatricians have the knowledge and ability to offer many services traditionally provided by a gynecologist, including prescribing birth control and performing pelvic and breast exams. A girl shou... Read More »

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Are school nurses allowed to prescribe birth control?

In areas where teen pregnancies are out of control, some school systems allow nurse practitioners to prescribe birth control pills. Places like Texas require a signed parental consent form before a... Read More »

Can my family doctor prescribe birth control pills?

Your family doctor is qualified to prescribe birth control pills, whether he performs your gynecological exams or not. However, the doctor may recommend or insist that you see an OB/GYN in the futu... Read More »

What are be the symptoms of pregnancy while on birth control if your girlfriend recently started birth control and she is experiencing sore breasts and frequent cramps day after day for 4 days?

AnswerBirth control GIVES you pregnancy symptoms. If she thinks she is pregnant she shouldn't be taking birth control any more and should see her doctor to find out.because birth control doesn't he... Read More »

If you had sex when you were off birth control and got preg and didnt know it until you were put back on birth control will it kill the baby?

If the birth control inhibits ovulation, once you have a fertilized egg, it should be fine as it has passed the point where birth control will do anything about it. However I'm not a pharmacist / d... Read More »