Family Planning


Family Planning


Birth control, also well-known as contraception and fertility control, is a technique or device used to prevent pregnancy

The most effective methods of birth control are

  • Tubal ligation in females
  • Intrauterine devices (IUDs)
  • Birth control pills
  • Sterilization by means of vasectomy in males

Less effective methods include physical barriers such as

  • Condoms
  • Diaphragms
  • Birth control sponges
  • Fertility awareness methods