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TALKING TO YOUR DOCTOR ABOUT BIRTH CONTROL

HOW TO PREPARE FOR YOUR CONSULTATION

Your needs and preferences for a specific birth control method can change over time, making it important to have frequent conversations with your doctor. Here, you get all the information you need for informed discussion with your doctor. It helps you collect information and questions you need to select a method that meets your goals.

3 STEPS TO MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR VISIT

Selecting the best type of birth control for you depends on your needs and preferences. If you aren't satisfied with your current method, think about the following topics and talk to your doctor or nurse. Use three easy steps below to prepare.

EASE OF USE Do you find it hard remembering your birth control every day?

FAMILY PLANNING Do you plan to get pregnant within the next year?

ABILITY TO PREVENT PREGNANCY What would it mean for you get pregnant right now?

HORMONES Do hormones in birth control work for you?

PERIODS Do you want shorter and lighter bleeding?

FIND YOUR METHOD

Find out which birth control method may be the best match for you based on your needs.

Whats M Method Quiz
TAKE THE QUIZ

COMPARE METHODS

Choose what's important for you. Filter and compare all types of birth control.

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COMPARE METHODS

SUMMARIZE YOUR THOUGHTS

After your research, collect everything in one place with the conversation guide. Simply screenshot or download as a PDF, and you're ready for the consultation!

FILL OUT THE CONVERSATION GUIDE

TIPS FOR DURING YOUR VISIT

BE HONEST AND UPFRONT

Don't feel embarrassed, doctors have seen and heard it all before.

BE FOCUSED AND SPECIFIC

Bring your filled in conversation guide with your burning questions and stick to the topics that are on your mind.

KEEP AN OPEN MIND

Your doctor and nurse are there to help you, so try to take their opinion into consideration.

DOCTOR FINDER

Unsure who to talk to? Find the doctor or nurse who is suited to address your needs.

FIND A DOCTOR

GET BIRTH CONTROL ADVICE NOW

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