How-To: Sex up Spring Break on a Budget

You’ve spent a lot of money on plane tickets and hotels, cruises, adventures, and, most importantly, booze. So where does safe sex factor into your Spring Break budget?

Is It Time for a Pregnancy Test?

Let’s face it: everyone makes mistakes. There’s no shame in that, but if you are capable of getting pregnant and you’ve had sex with someone who’s capable of getting you pregnant, you may need to use a pregnancy test at some point in your life– even if you are super safe.

Contraception Methods: A Complete Guide

While condoms are a fast and easy contraceptive tool, there are others out there that you may want to know more about. Condom Depot’s staff of Safer Sexperts have compiled all of our hormonal contraception articles in one easy to find place to help you make an educated decision on what methods you want to use.

Why Can’t Men Buy Emergency Contraception?

They can. That’s right. It’s perfectly legal for men (and boys, and trans men, and genderfluid folks) of any age, race, or creed to purchase emergency contraception over the counter. In fact, in the United States, it’s perfectly legal for anyone to purchase Plan B One-Step or the generic form from a pharmacy without a […]

The Yuzpe Regimen

There’s a dangerous rumor going around about birth control lately– that taking an extra birth control pill will act as emergency contraception if you don’t want to use a condom. And it just isn’t true.

Teen Pregnancy Rates… Dropping?

Teen pregnancy rates are… dropping? Don’t adjust your monitor– you’re seeing that clearly.

Fake Emergency Contraception Pills

Researchers from Georgia’s Institute of Technology confirmed this week that emergency contraception pills being sold in the South American country of Peru had a high likelihood of being fake.

UPDATE: Generic Brands of Plan B Approved For All-Ages

Last April, we reported that Plan B One-Step would now be available to anyone of any age and gender.

American Pharmacies Providing Incorrect Information on Emergency Contraception

A recently published study found that pharmacies in five major US cities are giving young girls incorrect information about emergency contraception (EC).

Some Emergency Contraceptives Found Ineffective For Women Over 176 lbs.

Earlier this year, we reported that the FDA had lifted the age restriction on purchasing Plan B One-Step. But last week, new information came out that could have you skipping the Plan B and looking for a Plan C.