Ive heard about a new method of vaginal contraception – how does it work?
NuvaRing is a new once-a-month contraceptive ring that is inserted inside the vagina by the woman. The ring costs around $25-$28 per cycle, and is available on prescription from a doctor. NuvaRing works in a similar way to the combined oral contraceptive pill, but contains a lower dose of hormones. It is very effective at preventing against pregnancy, and may appeal to women who are uncomfortable using more invasive methods of contraception such as implants or intrauterine devices, or who have difficulty remembering Green Squaresto take a pill every day. More information about NuvaRing.