The Female Condom: What's It All about?

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Have you ever considered using a female condom? Theyโ€™re still quite mystical when it comes to methods of birth control, with many women dismissing them simply even as an idea, without knowing anything about them. So what should you know about the female condom? Here are the basics:

1. What is a Female Condom?

The first question that may be on your mind is simple: what is the female condom? The female condom is a lubricated pouch that is inserted into the vagina and is designed to lower the risk of both impregnation and sexually transmitted disease. The condom has a soft ring on each end in order to keep it in place when inserted.

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alka
But just remember there is nothing that is a 100% effect rather than abstinence. I do promote free love but I dont like hearing people complain about having kids/getting pregnent cause that isnt something one should complain about it is something beautiful people really need to appreciate.
alka
But if you must have sex then the best form of protection is the pill.
alka
Honestly if you are so friggin worried about getting pregnant then stay abstinent! Very informative article! Good job!
Kelly
I've gotten pregnant on the pill twice taking like clockwork and once with implanon. I've begged for my tubes tied as I have had horrible pregnancies medically and have been advised not to have any mo...
Michelle Atchison
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Sapna Pathak
Nice article thanks
Neecey Beresford
@Samanthaaruiz, The female condom is about 75% - 82% effective with normal use. When used correctly all of the time, female condoms are 95% effective. And that comes from the US Gov Library of Medicine.
Karen Wiseman
I personally know that #1 works 100%. I took my birth control pill 1/2 an hour late & got pregnant with identical twins, so my doctor assisted my tubes being tied & I haven't gotten pregnant since. My "babies" are now 25 yrs old.
Samanthaaruiz
The female condom is known to work 20%
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