“I hope you’re not planning on any more children. Tell Bradley to get snipped, he’s got enough kids. And you better be on some good birth control because we all know the rhythm method doesn’t work.” The text above details what someone close to me, said to … Continue readingWhy Is the Catholic Sex-Life Everyone’s Business?
Ever wonder how birth control exists if God is the Author of Life and has the power to do anything according to His Will? The Almighty could create every human being the way he did Adam and Eve; no need for our compliance, ever. Yet, … Continue readingTrumping God by Controlling Birth
I recall five years ago when I was working at a Catholic hospital as an RN, contraception was not covered by our insurance. Yet, none of the female employees realized there was a silent ‘war on women’ taking place. The women who wanted birth control were … Continue readingDispelling the Myths about Emergency Contraceptives and IUDs
Yesterday, the popular website, Buzzfeed, gathered 22 female employees for an article highlighting why the women use contraception. Other articles circulating social media had snippets of reasons that women use birth control. Most of these recent pro-birth control articles have been written in response the Supreme Court … Continue readingWhy we DON’T use Birth Control
When I was nineteen I saw my doctor regarding ongoing medical problems with my menstrual cycle during that visit my doctor prescribed an oral contraceptive otherwise known as the birth control pill. It was his catch-all response to any reproductive medical problem I presented and … Continue readingHow Does the Birth Control Pill Work?