Contraception, also known as birth control, is the prevention of pregnancy by interfering with the process of conception and implantation. There are several different methods of contraception, which may suit you at different times in your life.
There are many types of birth control – for women and for men.
The choice of a contraceptive method depends on a person’s age, health, frequency of sexual activity, number of sexual partners, desire to have children and certain medical conditions. Always discuss the birth control method you choose with your doctor.