Essays Tagged: "Combined oral contraceptive pill"

Contraception

that a foreign object in the uterus prevented pregnancy. In today's society, thereare many types of contraceptives designed to fit our changing lifestyles. Eighty-fivepercent of women who don't use co ...

(4 pages) 119 1 3.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Through a Narrow Chink: An Ethical Dilemma

of. HolmeIn 1951 Carl Djerassi, with the Mexican pharmaceutical company Syntex, developed the first oral contraceptive by synthesizing and altering the natural hormone Progesterone into a superpotent, ... tist is responsible for that which he creates.Djerassi does confront a few questions of ethics and morality after the fact.On page 61, in chapter 6, he reflects on the argument of the use of poor Mexi ...

(5 pages) 112 0 3.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Yasmin Birth Control

Well that is what this advertisement is trying to get across. By taking these certain birth control pills you will be in better hands than if you use the other guys.This advertisement starts off stati ... ement starts off stating, "You don't settle when it comes to a guy. Why settle when it comes to the Pill?" That means that you should not settle for a pill that is less effective when it comes to preg ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Report on various types of contreception.

reath*Headaches (severe)*Eye problems, such as blurred vision*Severe leg or arm pain or numbnessTHE COMBINED ORAL CONTRACEPTIVE PILLThe Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill more commonly known as 'The Pil ... of the skin*Mood changesTHE MINI PILLMini-Pills, or the progesterone only pill, are the same as the combined oral contraceptive pill, but only have progesterone hormone and no estrogen hormone. Mini-P ...

(3 pages) 46 1 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Birth Control Methods

50's the first human trials of the pill began (Women's Health Week Editors). The development of the oral contraception pill, made available to the public in 1960, revolutionized birth control by provi ... ake a pill every day to if you want to get a shot. Types include hormonal based medications such as oral contraceptives, implants, injections, and patches, to contraceptive devices, such as the male a ...

(6 pages) 122 2 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

The History of Birth Control

rowth statistics, he recommended the postponement of marriage and strict premarital abstinence as "moral restraints" against population growth (Malthus 1798). Many thought the views were unrealistic a ... e's lace, pennyroyal, vinegar, bleach and many other chemicals or plant- herb mixtures were used as oral contraceptives. These at home remedies have proven themselves dangerous and in some cases fatal ...

(4 pages) 55 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Establishing the Limits of Faith on Campus: Should students have the right to access contraceptives through University Health Centers?

tions unavoidably popped into my head. The university refuses to provide her and all other students oral contraceptives, because they interfere with catholic Faith. Students should have the right to t ... al as far as advising the working staff that it cannot under any circumstance help a student access oral contraceptives. A member of the working staff who would help a student get contraceptives could ...

(8 pages) 25 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Condoms, the pill,Emergency Contraception (Morning After Pill). All explained as well as an answer to what options 'alice' has to do, she thinks she is pregent

can get different materials for the condoms +· Serious to a casual relationship.The Pill§ The Pill stops a woman's ovaries from releasing an egg cell each month, which mea ... makes it one of the most effective methods of birth control.§ The only reason for the pill not to work is if you forget to take one.§ Is 98% effective§ Disadvan ...

(2 pages) 25 1 4.5 Jul/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

The Effects Of Ortho Tri-Cyclen

Tri-Cyclen is a form of the Pill, which is used as birth control. Many women are unaware of the non-contraceptive health benefits of the birth control pill. Birth control pills, including Ortho Tri-Cy ...

(5 pages) 10 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Birth Control

refore they are not nearly as popular in the younger aged people. Among these are the Birth Control Pill and Depo-Provera. The "Pill" is a monthly series of 28 pills that contain estrogen and progeste ... rown extremely popular over time. Now nearly 10 million women in the United States alone are on the pill. They are simply small hunks of hormones that trick your body into not producing an egg every m ...

(5 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Morning After Pill

in, chest pain, shortness of breath, headaches, blurred vision, and maybe severe leg pain can occur.Contraceptive pills have been described to close for 30 years. During the recent years about one mil ... illion packs of the morning after pill have been distributed annually. Still despite the variety of contraceptives the rate of abortions is still high and rising every year.

(1 pages) 690 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Abortion: The Way to Terminate for Centuries

e to access abortions legally they have become more common. With the invention of the morning after pill, pregnancy can be terminated before you even know you are pregnant. This is a great invention o ... l technology, but is it being used for the right reasons and by the right people? The morning after pill is accessible over the counter and if the condom breaks or you forget a birth control pill, you ...

(1 pages) 408 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The Purpose of Birth Control

d at your local drugstore. Oral contraceptive (the pill) is a pill that suppresses ovulation by the combined hormones of estrogen and progesterone. The pill is available by prescription. The patch is ...

(4 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Ortho Tri-Cyclen

Tri-Cyclen is a form of the Pill, which is used as birth control. Many women are unaware of the non-contraceptive health benefits of the birth control pill. Birth control pills, including Ortho Tri-Cy ...

(3 pages) 571 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

History Of Birth Control

g to create and ingest, they were more importantly ineffective, which time could only improve.Behavioral methods in controlling reproduction soon emerged in ancient times. The practice of coitus requi ... ble birth control methods during the 20th century marked a drastic decline in the practice of behavioral methods in birth control, and safer, more effective ways to prevent pregnancy were soon to come ...

(7 pages) 1855 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

methods of contraception

on starting their family within a year.One method of contraception that the couple could use is the pill. The pill can be used as a short term contraception and when the time comes that they want to s ... on and when the time comes that they want to start having a family, Tina would just stop taking the pill. The advantage of taking the pill is that if used correctly, it has a very high effective rate ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology