Birth Control & Condoms

Posted on the Sep 29, 2014 by Carlin Ross
We all know that Operation Rescue has driven clinics out of most states by buying out their leases and leaning on state legislatures to make clinics subject to hospital zoning regulations and...
Posted on the Sep 05, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This is a fucking game changer.  The SILCS diaphragm is a one-size-fits-all diaphragm that's available in Europe and Canada at your local drug store.  So you don't need a doctor's...
Posted on the Aug 11, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Colorado is shaping up to be one of the most humane states out there.  After receiving an anonymous $23M donation to fund long-term contraception, Colorado began offering free birth control to...
Posted on the Jul 29, 2014 by Betty Dodson
Hi Betty, I am a 23 year old women wanting to get birth control for the first time ever. I think I know quite a lot about birth control when it comes to the theoretically part, but obviously I'm not...
Posted on the Jul 07, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Sara Robinson's piece Why Patriarchal Men are Utterly Petrified of Birth Control and Why We'll Still be Fighting About It 100 Years From Now is a must read. She's boiled down the contraception...
Posted on the Jul 01, 2014 by Carlin Ross
The Hobby Lobby decision has sent shock waves through the blogosphere. You can't go through your Facebook feed without seeing endless commentary and soon-to-be internet memes. As a woman who grew...
Posted on the Jun 19, 2014 by Carlin Ross
One of the main reasons we don't teach young girls about birth control (and give them access for free) is that we believe contraception makes you a slut. Fear of pregnancy and the slut stigma are...
Posted on the Jun 13, 2014 by Betty Dodson
Dear Betty and Carlin, When my wife to be and I first met, she was using the pill. After we had children, I decided that two was enough and that I should shoulder the birth control responsibility as...
Posted on the Jun 06, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This chart is fascinating.  When Betty talked about vasectomies in our last video, we had a slew of comments questioning its effectiveness. I had no idea that vasectomies and IUDs were more...
Posted on the May 30, 2014 by Carlin Ross
Sex is delicious when it's done safely.
Posted on the Mar 31, 2014 by Betty Dodson
Hello Dr. Betty, First of all, I feel like you need to know that I'm a 23 year old (sex positive) woman from Berlin, who somehow stumbled upon your work years ago and I've been a fan ever since. Love...
Posted on the Mar 26, 2014 by Carlin Ross
March is a big month for the Supreme Court. They're hearing two challenges to birth control coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Today, if you're employed by the government or a for-profit...
Posted on the Feb 27, 2014 by Carlin Ross
This condom ad had me at the first line, "good men know how to love and how to f*ck".  Adorable:
Posted on the Jan 05, 2014 by Betty Dodson
Betty, I absolutely love your website and I love all you do to help educate people about human sexuality! I just had a quick question about your opinions on "Vasalgel" the, hopefully, upcoming male...
Posted on the Dec 18, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Hi, I am wondering if pulling out can really be a good method of birth control. My boyfriend and I have sex often, but only occasionally have intercourse. We are both 18 and finishing up high school...