How does birth work?

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When does birth control not work?

Modern birth control, though fairly reliable, does fail on occasion. According to, much of this failure can be attributed to improper use. The best way to avoid a failure is through ... Read More »

How soon do birth control pills work?

The combination birth control pill, which contains both estrogen and progestin, begins working immediately if you take it within five days after your period starts. If you begin using it at any oth... Read More »

How does birth order work in adoption?

Hi Gaia,I've heard of birth order in adoption and assumed it was to preserve the birth place of children the adoptive family may already have. I haven't thought of it as a way of preserving what ... Read More »

When does birth control start to work?

Birth control can start working at various times, depending upon where you are in your menstrual cycle. Within six days of a period, birth control is nearly immediately effective, although it is pr... Read More »