Contraception and young couples

WHAT METHOD IS RIGHT FOR YOU

Contraception

Contraception is a really important aspect of having safer sex, and helps ensure that you won't get pregnant if you don't want to. There are different types of contraception; hormonal contraceptive pills or the vaginal ring, etc

Male condom

-Can be used as a back-up for other methods

-Reduce spontaneity

-98% effective if used correctly

-helps protect against STIs and HIV/AIDS.

Vaginal Ring

-Release both oestrogen and progestogen and absorbed thorough the wall of vagina and prevents egg being released

-Not suitable for some medical conditions

-99% effective if used correctly

-No protection against STIs or HIV/AIDS.

contraceptive pill

-Pill consists of oestrogen and progestogen

-Prevents egg being released

-Not suitable for some medical conditions, 99% if taken correctly

-No protection against STIs or HIV/AIDS