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15 Surprising Facts About Birth Control

The more you know!

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7. It is also a myth that taking the pill for a long time is bad for you or will make you infertile.

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Women have been using the FDA-approved pill since the 1960s and have been tested and surveyed, with no signs of health problems caused by the pill.


9. You can get protected from pregnancy up to five days after sex with Plan B or another brand.

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P.S.: Plan B gets less effective every day, so read up on the brand you use.

P.P.S.: It still won't protect you from STIs, so use a condom when with a stranger!