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Birth Control: Choosing the Method That's Right for You

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August 01, 2012

4.3x11.9 brochure. This publication is not available to order at this time. It is intended to be read online only. A version that is easier to download and print will be available soon.

This shingle-cut publication provides information about 15 commonly-used birth control methods, including how the method works, when to use it, how to obtain it, advantages and disadvantages, and known side effects. Each method has a quick reference guide to STD/HIV protection and birth control effectiveness. This new color version also includes a section called "Make a change for yourself... make a change for the better" with 13 important things to consider for staying healthy.

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Adolescents and teens, Women
Contact Information
Kelley Hix
Washington State Department of Health
Office of Healthy Communities
Phone: 360-236-3406