Millions of Canadians use birth control, and yet more than 40% of pregnancies in Canada today are unplanned. Contraceptives will only prevent pregnancy if they're used properly and consistently, so it's important to know what your options are and to find the kind of birth control that works best for you.
Finding a method of birth control that fits your lifestyle is important. Do you know what your options are?
If you forget to use birth control or your usual method has failed, emergency contraception can prevent pregnancy after you've already had sex.
Can your chosen method of birth control improve your health or put you at risk?