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Which Birth Control Should I Choose?

Pills, rings, condoms, patches, injections, implants, IUDs, blah blah blah (wait did someone say sponge??)

With sooo many birth control options out there, we can't blame you for feeling overwhelmed. The good news is that with so many options available, there’s bound to be a good option for you. So let's help you find it :)

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Why Birth Control Probably Won't Make You Gain Weight

One of the most common questions we hear at Gemma is whether birth control will cause weight gain. The short answer to this question is that it most likely will not.

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How Fast Does Birth Control Start Working?

With so many birth control options to choose from, finding the right one for you can feel like a daunting choice. That’s why we’ve created a quick guide to help you make the right decision for you.

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Side Effects of Birth Control

Hormonal birth control usually doesn't cause any side effects at all. Side effects that do pop up are usually super mild and disappear within a couple of months of starting. But it's still a good idea to know what to look out for, so we've prepared a short guide to help you out.