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Ella emergency contraception pill from Planned Parenthood Direct
Apr 12, 2024

What To Know After Taking Ella

Curious about what to do after using ella? We’ve got you covered to help you take charge of your sexual health like a pro.
How to Talk About Consent and Sexual Consent
Apr 01, 2024

What is Consent?

Consenting and asking for consent are all about setting your personal boundaries and respecting those of your partner. Keep reading to learn more about consent and how to talk about it.
Birth control pills and antibiotics. Hand holding a blue pill pack.
Mar 29, 2024

Birth Control and Antibiotics: What You Need to Know

Curious about whether you can take birth control and antibiotics at the same time? It's time to lay the misconceptions to rest. Stay informed, empowered, and in control of your reproductive health journey.
Treat UTIs With Planned Parenthood Direct App UTI Treatment
Mar 18, 2024

4 Reasons for Recurring UTIs

UTIs are uncomfortable at best. Unfortunately, there’s no foolproof way to prevent them, but changing your habits could help protect you from future discomfort. Here are 4 reasons you may be suffering from recurring UTIs.
Planned Parenthood Direct Spring Break survival guide with woman in pool
Mar 11, 2024

Spring Break Survival Guide: Tips from Planned Parenthood Direct

Your ultimate Spring Break guide is here! Dive into the hottest tips from Planned Parenthood Direct to ensure your vacation is nothing short of unforgettable. From emergency contraception to skipping your period, we’ve got the inside scoop to make this...
Daylight Saving Time And Birth Control Pills Planned Parenthood Direct
Mar 04, 2024

Does Daylight Saving Time Affect Birth Control Pills?

With Daylight Saving Time right around the corner, you may be wondering how the upcoming time change affects your birth control schedule.
Katharine McCormick for Women's History Month
Mar 01, 2024

Planned Parenthood Direct Celebrates Women’s History Month by Honoring Katharine McCormick

Smuggler, philanthropist, and fierce feminist! Discover the fearless trailblazer behind modern reproductive rights. Click to uncover Katharine McCormick’s groundbreaking journey and her enduring impact on women’s healthcare.
Premenstrual Syndrome PMS Period Cramp Relief With Hormonal Birth Control
Feb 19, 2024

PMS and Relieving Period Pain

Period cramps can be a drag, not to mention painful and uncomfortable. However, there are a few tips and tricks you can use to relieve or improve them during your period.
Illustrated condom on a pink background holding a valentine's day heart
Feb 14, 2024

Celebrate National Condom Week

Birth control and condoms are one of our favorite duos to stay protected this Valentine’s Day! Keep reading to learn why we love this pairing so much in celebration of National Condom Week.
Planned Parenthood Direct #StandWithBlackWomen during Black History Month and every month
Feb 05, 2024

Celebrating Black Women's Contributions to Reproductive Health

This Black History Month and every month, let's continue breaking barriers and fostering a future where every woman (and every person)'s voice is heard and respected.
5 things to know about birth control with various birth control methods
Feb 02, 2024

5 Things to Know About Birth Control

Did you know there are more than 15 methods of birth control? What about that you can use birth control to skip your period? Keep reading for the top 5 things you need to know about birth control.
Cervical cancer awareness and prevention
Jan 22, 2024

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Anyone with a cervix can get cervical cancer, regardless of age or gender identity. Fortunately, cervical cancer is one of the most preventable cancers.
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