That thin strip of fabric may save you from the dreaded visible panty lines, but it also serves as a superhighway for microbes. When the underwear hits your perineum (the patch of skin between the vagina and the anus), bacteria hitch a ride straight to your vagina. A thong is actually a connector. As you move, the fabric shifts and before you can say "Monistat," you've got a yeast infection.
To make matters worse, thongs tend to rub, causing tiny tears in the delicate skin around your vulva and clitoris, creating access for microbes.
1. Smoking is more likely to make your breasts sag than breast-feeding.
2. The average breast size in America is 36DD.
3. In 2010, the cost of the average breast augmentation with silicone gel implants was over $3,500.
4. The average erect nipple is taller than 5 stacked quarters.
5. The right breast tends to be larger than the left.
The woman with the world’s largest natural breasts (boobs) has 3.5 feet of cleavage. Annie Hawkins-Turner (better known by her pseudonym, Norma Stitz) 52, who wears a size 102ZZZ, has been confirmed by the Guinness Book of World Records to have the world’s largest natural breasts. Each breast weighs 56 pounds.
It is possible to loose sex drive from using Birth Control Pills. Without birth control, your levels of estrogen and testosterone soar mid-cycle to boost your libido just in time for ovulation, however birth control pills interfere with that.
It is possible to gain weight from Birth Control Pills. However, It could depend on your prescription. In 2011, researchers at the Cochran Database System Review analyzed 49 studies that compared a variety of birth control methods with placebos and found no evidence that hormonal birth control causes weight gain.
It is not a good idea to rely on Emergency Contraception such as Plan B for pregnancy prevention. For one thing, at about $50 per dose in your local pharmacy, and you may experience side effects such as nausea, vomiting, and irregular periods within a day or two of use.
No, birth control pills or other methods are not linked to cause infertility.
However, If you only want to delay pregnancy for a few months, steer clear of the birth control shot, Depo-Provera: It can take up to 10 months for fertility to bounce back once you stop the shot, but it will return. The reality is, the day after you quit taking most birth control types, it is possible to ovulate and conceive.
Unfortunately, women can get pregnant anytime in their cycle, even if they are on their period. This is because women can save the sperm for long duration of time and use it when the next cycle starts.
You have a three-hour window to wash the ring and pop it back in before you need to use backup birth control like condoms. If it's been more than three hours and you're in the first two weeks of your cycle, wash it and put it back in, then use backup birth control for the next 7 days.
If you're in the third week of using the ring and it has been out for more than 3 hours, toss it. You can insert a new ring immediately, but since this starts a new cycle, you'll likely miss your period or have some breakthrough bleeding.