Why was the Bedsider campaign effective?
Women in the Bedsider group were 2.54 times less likely to have unprotected sex. Women in the Bedsider group were 3.79 times less likely to report an unplanned pregnancy. Women in the Bedsider group were also more likely to use a more effective method of contraception.
How does Yuzpe method work?
Yuzpe Method: Oral Contraceptives Used for Emergency Contraception. *—Two doses taken 12 hours apart, beginning as soon as possible after unprotected intercourse. Dosage based on standard dosing of 100 mcg of ethinyl estradiol and 0.5 mg of levonorgestrel.
What is power to decide?
Power to Decide, the campaign to prevent unplanned pregnancy, believes that all young people should have the opportunity to pursue the future they want, realize their full possibility, and follow their intentions.
What messages are being conveyed in the Bedsider video campaign ads?
“Bedsider and the accompanying PSA campaign are trying to ‘rebrand’ contraception as a positive part of life that promotes self-determination, education and achievement,” said Sarah Brown, CEO of The National Campaign. “Both bring fun and a light touch to an area that is too often hush-hush, serious and boring.”
What are the side effects of nexplanon?
Nausea, stomach cramping/bloating, dizziness, headache, breast tenderness, acne, hair loss, weight gain, and vaginal irritation/discharge may occur. Pain, bruising, numbness, infection, and scarring may occur at the site where the rod is placed.
How safe is Yuzpe method?
After a single act of unprotected sexual intercourse, the Yuzpe regimen fails in about 2 of women who use it correctly (the chances of pregnancy are approximately four times higher when the regimen is not used)22. The crude failure rate is 1-5 per 100 woman-months while the true reduction in pregnancy risk is over 75.
How often can I use Yuzpe method?
This method is most effective when used within 72 hours after having unprotected sex. To use the Yuzpe method, you take your birth control pills in two doses, 12 hours apart….
|Brand||1st dose (pills)||12 hours later (pills)|
|Cryselle||4 white||4 white|
|Enpresse||4 orange||4 orange|
|Jolessa||4 pink||4 pink|
|Lessina||5 pink||5 pink|
How do I get Phexxi for free?
With the Phexxi Savings Program, eligible women may be able to receive their first prescription of Phexxi for FREE! If you have commercial health insurance, you could be eligible for the co-pay savings. To find out about your eligibility, you can speak with a representative at the ConnectiveRx hotline (1-855-358-6583).
How many teenage pregnancies are there in the Philippines?
The teenage pregnancy rate in the Philippines was 10% in 2008, down to 9% in 2017. Live births by teenage mothers (aged 10-19) in 2016 totalled 203,085, which slightly decreased to 196,478 in 2017 and 183,000 in 2018. Still, the Philippines has one of the highest adolescent birth rates among the ASEAN Member States.
How can teenage pregnancies be prevented?
For adolescents who are sexually active, using effective contraceptives (such as condoms, birth control pills, the patch, the vaginal ring, the intrauterine device or IUD, and/or injectable birth control methods) every time they have sexual intercourse will reduce chances of unwanted pregnancy.