Breastfeeding as contraception – is it reliable?

Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding is 98% effective as a method of contraception if done correctly; cool, right? Get the lowdown on the criteria for following the Lactational Amenorrhoea Method (LAM) and the science behind it.

Contraception and the return to fertility

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When it comes to contraception, avoiding pregnancy is most likely the first thing on your mind. But what happens when you want to come off it when you are actively looking to get pregnant? Is fertility affected by the pill? We give you all the info.

COVID-19, the vaccine, fertility and periods – your questions answered

Covid-19 Coronavirus Vaccine

As younger people start booking in for their COVID-19 vaccinations, we’ve noticed many of you have concerns about periods and fertility (…those things which affect young women a lot!). We’re also aware that many “theories” are being bandied around the internet and social media. Here are the facts to answer your burning questions.

Pregnancy and the COVID-19 vaccine

If you are pregnant or think you might be, we can completely understand why you’ll have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. That’s why we’re sharing some helpful information from the professionals at NHS England, to help you be better informed about how it all works!