Results for: Contraception

Okra seed used as contraceptive?

  Okra and okra seeds contain trace amounts of gossypol, a polyphenolic aldehyde with male contraceptive properties that is also found in higher concentrations in cottonse (MORE)

Do Mormons believe in contraception?

Yes, there is no proscription in the LDS faith preventing the use of contraceptives. There is no reason to force any family to have more children than they are emotionally or (MORE)
In Judaism

Do orthodox Jews believe in contraception?

The ideal in Orthodox Judaism is to have as many children as God grants. Contraception is forbidden except in cases which must be ascertained with a halakhic authority (an aut (MORE)

Book Spotlight - In Memory: A Tribute to Sir Terry Pratchett

In March 2015 we lost one of the world's greatest literary minds - Sir Terry Pratchett. Terry was suffering from Alzheimer's and fiercely campaigned to raise awareness of the (MORE)

How does contraceptive pills work?

Contraceptive pills (both birth control pills and emergency contraceptives) work by thickening cervical mucus to prevent sperm from accessing the ovaries, suppressing (prevent (MORE)

Is contraception a sin?

the reason why the Catholic Church does not agree with artificial  contraception is that the Church believes life is God-given and  therefore we have no right to alter God's (MORE)
In Health

What are ways of contraception?

Abstinence is the only 100% effective method of birth control. There are lots of different ways for contraception. There is: -male or female condom -diaphragm -the pill (MORE)