What does a family planning clinic do?

We cover all aspects of family planning such as: Contraception – We ensure you’re informed of all the contraceptive options available to you and we’ll give advice on best option for you. Emergency Contraception – Offering a same day service we are able to offer emergency contraception.

Where can I get my Implanon removed for free London?

You can get the implant for free at NHS sexual health clinics, contraception clinics and some young people’s services. Some GP surgeries may offer the implant but not all surgeries do.

What do family planning services include?

Family planning services include the following: providing contraception to help women and men plan and space births, prevent unintended pregnancies, and reduce the number of abortions; providing preconception health services to improve infant and maternal outcomes and improve women’s and men’s health; and.

What is the safest form of birth control?

Progestin-only pills (known as “minipills”) are safer for women who have a history of blood clots or have uncontrolled high blood pressure. Both types of contraception help regulate your periods, as well.

What are the three methods of family planning?

Contraception methods

  • long-acting reversible contraception – the implant or intra uterine device (IUD)
  • hormonal contraception – the pill or the Depo Provera injection.
  • barrier methods – condoms.
  • emergency contraception.
  • fertility awareness.
  • permanent contraception – vasectomy and tubal ligation.

What are the disadvantages of the implant?

Disadvantages: you may experience temporary side effects during the first few months, like headaches, nausea, breast tenderness and mood swings. your periods may be irregular or stop altogether. you may get acne or your acne might get worse.

Does the implant make you gain weight?

To date, there isn’t any evidence suggesting that the implant actually causes weight gain. In fact, many studies have concluded the opposite. For example, a 2016 study concluded that women using the implant didn’t gain weight, though they felt they had.

What are the disadvantages of family planning?


  • Contraception counseling, pregnancy planning are necessary to optimize health of women with heart disease.
  • Lack of contraception data could conceal pandemic’s impact on women’s reproductive health.
  • Lifting FDA restrictions on mifepristone could normalize medication abortion.

What are the side effects of family planning?

Common side effects of birth control pills

  • Nausea.
  • Vomiting.
  • Weight gain.
  • Skin discoloration.
  • Acne.
  • Bleeding between periods or spotting.
  • Mood swings.
  • Change in menstrual flow.

Why birth control is bad for your body?

Even though birth control pills are very safe, using the combination pill can slightly increase your risk of health problems. Complications are rare, but they can be serious. These include heart attack, stroke, blood clots, and liver tumors. In very rare cases, they can lead to death.

What are the side effects of the 3 month injection?

Side effects can include weight gain, headaches, mood swings, breast tenderness and irregular bleeding. Your periods may become more irregular, heavier, shorter, lighter or stop altogether.