Does birth control cause abortions?

Answer On One Hand: Birth Control Prevents FertilizationHormonal birth control, including birth control pills, shots, patches and implants, works primarily by inhibiting ovulation. It also thickens cervic... Read More »

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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 »

Why are partial birth abortions performed?

"Partial-birth abortions" is not a medical term but one that was created to cause a political stir, according to NPR. These procedures, which occur late in pregnancy, are quite rare.IdentificationA... Read More »

Are partial birth abortions illegal?

Partial birth abortion refers to a late-term abortion procedure known medically as intact dilation and extraction. Although partial birth abortions made up only a very small number of the total abo... Read More »