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Kinds of Birth Control Shots

There is only one birth control shot on the market in the United States for women–the Depo-Provera. This shot is a progesterone-only hormonal contraceptive given once every three months. Outside the United States, a monthly contraceptive injection is available, marketed under the brand names Cyclofem or Lunelle. Birth control shots are effective, but they do have risks and side effects.

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Six Reasons to Have Six Kids

When people hear that I have six kids, the reaction is usually entertaining. Sure, there are some days when I wonder what Ive gotten myself into, worry about the world theyll inherit, and/or consider the environmental footprint of a family like mine. But most of the time I just celebrate how awesome it is to have six kids. Here are a few reasons why: