Birth Control & Condoms

Posted on the Feb 24, 2009 by Betty Dodson
Dr. Betty- Per your suggestion, I've started seeing a therapist. Over the course of only two sessions, I'm pretty sure my fear of intimacy stems from a self-esteem issue. However, one thing I didn't...
Posted on the Jan 28, 2009 by Carlin Ross
Planned Parenthood just confirmed news reports that provisions to expand access to affordable family planning will be stripped from the economic stimulus bill. Removing this provision is a betrayal...
Posted on the Jan 22, 2009 by Betty Dodson
From my friend Sabine. Many thanks for sending us such a happy view of safe sex: 
Posted on the Dec 22, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Hi Betty, i'm a 44 year old woman and a smoker. i was on the pill from my late teens through my early 30s. since then i've used condoms for birth control. i'm not interested in having children...
Posted on the Dec 16, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Hi Dr. Betty, I'm a huge fan, and can't even describe how much better my sex life has been since I read your books! I have two questions. The first regards birth control. I'm not on the pill (and am...
Posted on the Dec 15, 2008 by Carlin Ross
If you want to lower the number of abortions, then you need to make contraception affordable and accessible. Someone in England gets it! Pilot schemes to enable pharmacists to give women the Pill...
Posted on the Dec 11, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Hi. Earlier this year I discovered bumps on my outer lips. I was told by the nurse practitioner that they were genital warts. She treated them, they went away, and since then I have not had...
Posted on the Dec 03, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Hi Betty, I recently read your mention of diaphragms in Bust. As a pill user for the last ten years, I have been wondering about alternatives. I hate the idea of pumping myself with hormones for...
Posted on the Nov 17, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Dear Dodson and Ross, I'm a bit confused about the timing of putting on the condom for oral sex. For intercourse I'm clear that when the penis is erect you get that condom right on. However, for oral...
Posted on the Nov 11, 2008 by Carlin Ross
This is so exciting. This doctor treated an AIDS patient's leukemia with a standard bone marrow transplant....except that he chose a bone marrow donor who was immune to HIV. It seems that certain...
Posted on the Sep 24, 2008 by Betty Dodson
CONTRACEPTION FOR WOMEN THE WORLD OVER IS CRUCIAL. Poor women can feed the children they have if they have fewer children. Imagine the insanity of the Bush presidency curtailing contraception to poor...
Posted on the Sep 07, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Hi, Betty. I have herpes--genital and oral. In addition, since I had my tubes tied about 5 years ago, I get my period about every 21 to 25 days. This was never an issue before. I was married,...
Posted on the Mar 01, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Betty, This is kind of a last resort that I am writing to you. I am a 32 year old woman that contacted herpes 2 on my 30th bday, exactly, from a guy I was dating who cheated on me. I have NEVER...
Posted on the Feb 01, 2008 by Betty Dodson
Dear Betty, I am writing you about the "Birth Control Makes My Pussy Drier" article, where you say that "Although I never tried it, once a woman gets tuned into her ovulation times, that too can...
Posted on the Apr 17, 2005 by Betty Dodson
Dear Dr Betty, I am finishing my last year of university and, due to study costs, have started working in a "rub and tug" massage parlour where I apply myself in oil, massaging and sliding over a...