Birth Control / Online Prescription

What Happens When You Stop Taking Birth Control?

What Happens When You Stop Taking Birth Control? Many women started taking birth control when they were teenagers and continue it for a long time before they decide to stop. Whether you are stopping birth control because you want to get pregnant, or are just looking to make a change, you should know what to expect as […]

Dr. Heidi Lightfoot
Birth Control / Online Prescription

This is Why There’s an App for Birth Control

This is Why There’s an App for Birth Control We live in an on-demand world now. Between Lyft and Uber and getting my Thai food delivered in 20 minutes, we can do practically anything from our phones. So when I learned about PlushCare — an app that allows you to face-to-face with a doctor from […]

Sofie Wise
Birth Control / Online Prescription

Can You Get NuvaRing Online?

Since birth control pills were approved by the FDA in 1960, there have been several innovations and choices regarding birth control options that can work for every body type and busy schedules. Birth control methods such as NuvaRing have become a popular and convenient method to help prevent pregnancy. You can get NuvaRing online, but […]

Christina Wedberg
Birth Control / Online Prescription

Can You Get a Yaz Prescription Online?

Yes, you can get a Yaz prescription online. Set up an online appointment with a PlushCare doctor today. They can write and refill a Yaz prescription online and send it electronically to a pharmacy near you. What is Yaz and What Does it Treat? Yaz is an oral tablet primarily used for birth control. It […]

Ryan Quinn
Birth Control / Medication Reviews

Apri Birth Control Review

If you’re looking at starting birth control, there are so many options to choose from that it can be overwhelming. Let’s start with just one for now: the Apri birth control pill. We’ll discuss potential side effects, how to take Apri, and who should not take it. We’ll also show you recent reviews from real […]

Jennifer Nelson
Birth Control / Women's Health

Birth Control Pill Effectiveness

Taking the birth control can be a safe and effective way to help keep you from getting pregnant, but certain factors may reduce its effectiveness. Read on to find out more about the effectiveness of birth control pills. How Effective Are Birth Control Pills? No contraceptive is foolproof. For maximum effectiveness, it is important to […]

Christina Wedberg
Birth Control

Where Can I Get the Mini Birth Control Pill?

What is the Mini Birth Control Pill? The mini birth control pill, also known as Ortho Micronor, Camila, and others, is a contraceptive taken orally that contains a hormone called progestin. It is different from other birth control pills because it is made only of progestin and does not include estrogen. The dose of progestin […]

Christina Wedberg
Birth Control

How To Get Free Birth Control

Contraception and birth control pills are a way to avoid unplanned and unwanted pregnancy. The Affordable HealthCare Act (ACA) added contraception to a list of preventative services that must be provided without co-payment. It also requires insurance providers to provide contraceptives at no cost to patients. This means you can get birth control completely for […]

Leah McCabe
Birth Control / Women's Health

How to Get Birth Control Without a Doctor

Can you get birth control without a doctor? Birth control and contraceptives are typically prescribed by a doctor and can be more difficult to come by without a prescription. The birth control methods that are available without a prescription are also much more limited and may not provide you with the best choices for you. […]

Leah McCabe
Birth Control / Online Prescription / Women's Health

Get Birth Control Prescription Online

PlushCare takes content accuracy seriously so that we can be your trusted source of medical information. Most articles are reviewed by M.D.s, Ph.D.s, NPs, or NDs. Click here to meet the healthcare professionals behind the blog. Get a Birth Control Prescription Online Since being approved by the FDA in 1960, oral contraceptives known as birth […]

Dr. Heidi Lightfoot
Birth Control

Apri Birth Control

What is Apri Birth Control? Apri is an oral combination hormone medication that women use to prevent pregnancy. It contains two active hormones: ethinyl estradiol and desogestrel, a progestin and estrogen. It works by preventing ovulation (releasing eggs) during your menstrual cycle. Apri birth control helps keep sperm from reaching an egg by making your […]

Christina Wedberg
Birth Control / Women's Health

What is Low Estrogen Birth Control?

What are estrogens? Estrogens are hormones that drive sexual and reproductive development in women. Aside from being responsible for female characteristics, menstruation and reproductive function, some forms of estrogen are used for medical purposes, especially the type in birth control pills, which send feedback to the brain to prevent ovulation and thwart the production of […]

Jillian Stenzel
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