birth control device

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n birth control device an agent or device intended to prevent conception
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Usage


In news:

(CBS News) A new study shows that women who use birth control pill s, the patch or vaginal ring are 20 times more likely to have an unintended pregnancy than those who use an intrauterine device (IUD) or implant.
Part of the problem with implanted medical devices -- for example a birth control, drug delivery device like Implanon and Nexplanon -- is that eventually, they must be removed.
Doctors Say Intrauterine Devices or Implants Are the Best Birth Control for Teens.
Here was a birth-control device, implanted just under the skin, that was not only safe and effective but also lasted five years.
It has never been about whether such birth control drugs or devices will be legal.
(CBS News) A new study shows that women who use birth control pills, the patch or vaginal ring are 20 times more likely to have an unintended pregnancy than those who use an intrauterine device (IUD) or implant.
A Cleveland Clinic women's health specialist has made a house call at the zoo to demonstrate how to fit an orangutan with a newer brand of implanted birth-control device.
Ohio orangutan 1st in US with birth control device.
An orangutan at a Cleveland zoo has become the first such animal in North America to receive an implanted birth control device.
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