I heard somewhere that the chemicals in hot tubs kill sperm or lower sperm count, so it is unlikely you can get pregnant having sex in one. Do you need a condom for pool sex? Do they work? Better yet –- if having hot tub sex, do I even need to worry about protection?
The purposes of contraception and reasons why people may choose to use contraceptives.
A woman is more likely to get pregnant when having intercourse around the time that she ovulates - read more on determining when one is most fertile.
Plan B (The morning-after pill) is a safe and effective form of emergency contraception, or emergency birth control. The morning-after pill lowers a woman’s chances of getting pregnant after unprotected sex or contraceptive failure. Do you have questions about the morning-after pill? Take our Emergency Contraception Quiz to learn important information about this contraceptive method
Learn about the main reasons why contraception fails. 50% of all unintended pregnancies occur while women are using contraception. What accounts for the failure? Is is the actual method or perhaps demographics may provide an answer.
This article compares the effectiveness of all of your birth control options in one place.