The pill is a hormonal contraceptive method that prevents ovulation, but also fertilization and therefore pregnancy. It also acts by preventing the eventual egg (after fertilization) to implant in the uterus. There are different types of pills, with different hormonal compositions and hormone levels
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Another method of natural contraception: when the body temperature of the woman increases to 0.4 ° C, it means that the woman is in ovulation. The woman must therefore take her temperature every morning to identify her fertility period and postpone her measurements to a curve that highlights the peak.
For those who often forget their pill and are looking for a reliable and effective method of contraception, the contraceptive patch can be a good solution. What does a contraceptive patch look like? The contraceptive patch looks like a flesh-colored patch about 4.5 cm on the side. The first was marketed in France in 2004
The contraceptive implant is a little used method of contraception that has some advantages. Thus, the contraceptive implant can perfectly meet the expectations of some women. How does it work ? The contraceptive implant is a thin stick about 4 cm long and 2 mm in diameter (which looks like a small match) that the doctor implanted under the skin, in the inner part of the arm - a few centimeters above the elbow
Pill, condom, IUD, implant, patch ... contraceptive methods available in France are numerous and it is not always easy to navigate. Each has its advantages and disadvantages, related to practical, medical, and other issues. What is the difference between the pill and the patch? What is best for me: the copper or progesterone IUD
Old as the world, coitus interruptus (or withdrawal ) is a method that consists, for the man, to withdraw just before ejaculation , so that the sperm does not enter the vagina. This method of withdrawal therefore has the principle of avoiding the occurrence of a pregnancy ... but in fact, coitus interrupted has many disadvantages, including a lack of efficiency
800 questions to the gynecologist, Marabout, Dr. Alain Tamborini. The Big Book of Gynecology, French National College of Gynecologists-Obstetricians, Eyrolles, 2013.
The easiest way to find out, free of charge but a little restrictive, is the thermal curve, which consists in taking one's temperature every morning before setting foot on the ground. The progesterone secreted by the corpus luteum is called thermogenic, that is, it raises the temperature above 37 ° C.
The luteal phase corresponds to the second half of the cycle in women. What happens during this period? What is the role of hormones at this time? Why is the luteal phase so important if a pregnancy is scheduled? The different phases of the cycle The female cycle that begins on the first day of menstruation physiologically comprises two phases: the follicular phase and then the luteal phase, of similar duration and separated by ovulation During the first phase, called the follicular phase, a follicle (contained in one of the ovaries) will grow, ripen, and eventually rupture, letting an egg esca
Following the answers of the professor Jacques Lansac, obstetrician gynecologist at the University Hospital of Tours, to the questions asked by Internet users, about contraception, tubal ligation, vasectomy ... papapoule66 Dad of three children, I plan to practice a vasectomy on me. I would like to know the consequences on my sexuality
Interview with Dr. Alain Tamborini, gynecologist. Is it normal to get fat when taking a new pill? Normally, a pill that is well balanced and appropriate to your body type should not lead to weight gain. However, to protect yourself from a few extra pounds, especially if you have a natural tendency to roundness, stay food-wise during the first platelets and watch how your body reacts
Here are some tips related to sterilization in a woman: > Be 100% sure before making your decision. It has happened that women who have undergone definitive sterilization ... ask a few years later doctors to have a child! > Regarding the technique used, the most important thing is to be in perfect confidence with your gynecologist
The IUD, by its presence in the uterus, greatly disrupts the progression of sperm and eggs. It also prevents implantation of the egg in the uterine lining by a kind of bio-chemical reaction at this level. The IUD is one of the safest methods of contraception: the efficacy failure rate is estimated to be less than 1%, compared to 5-6% for the pill
After the vasectomy (male sterilization) operation, there may be moderate pain. The patient will take analgesics. A local hematoma can appear for a few days. For 8 to 10 days, it is recommended not to have sex. Attention also to physical efforts, shocks ... The patient may complain of very slight local pain, discomfort for about a month
Among the methods of contraception available today, there is one that we know little or badly: it is the IUD . It has many advantages, however. What is the IUD? The IUD, or IUD (which means intrauterine device), is placed in the uterus. The IUD is in the shape of a "T". At one of its extremities is attached a thread: it leaves the opening of the cervix and protrudes slightly into the vagina
- Alain Tamborini, 800 questions to the gynecologist, ed. Marabout, 2009. - The Big Book of Gynecology, French National College of Gynecologists-Obstetricians, Eyrolles, 2013. - Ministry of Health, Youth and Sports, INPES: "The best contraception is the one we choose".
- Interruption of pregnancy, Guidebook, Directorate General of Health, Ministry of Health and Solidarities, 2005. - Gentile Catherine, The right to choose. IVG in France and in the world, Syros, 2008. - Ameli.fr: Health Insurance Online. - IVG.GOUV.FR: the website of the Ministry of Social Affairs of Health and Women's Rights
When the legal period for drug abortion by abortion pill (ie 7 weeks of pregnancy or 9 weeks of amenorrhea) is exceeded, a surgical (or instrumental) abortion is required. It concerns about 60% of abortions in France. In the case of a surgical abortion, the consultation with the gynecologist will be supplemented by an additional consultation with an anesthesiologist
It happens that a testicle is inflated, larger than its neighbor. In addition to this increase in size, the testicle can be painful, or red and warmer. In reality, it is not necessarily the testicle itself that is increased in volume, but what surrounds it, the scrotum. The causes of a purse increased in volume can be very numerous, because, as we saw previously, it contains very many elements (epididymis, albuginea, cord spermatic, vaginal
The legislation on abortion varies greatly from country to country, including within Europe. So, what about abortion in France? How does this work in practice? Here are all the information you need to know. In France, the public health code allows women to abort in case of unwanted pregnancy. The pregnant woman is the only person who can decide to have an abortion or not