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Birth control methods

By Jacque Wilson and Mallory Simon, CNN
updated 7:50 AM EDT, Fri November 4, 2011
Women have many choices when it comes to practicing safe sex. According to data released Thursday by the CDC, 99% of sexually active women have used at least one contraceptive method during their lifetime. Here's a look at a variety of birth control methods and how they each work. Women have many choices when it comes to practicing safe sex. According to data released Thursday by the CDC, 99% of sexually active women have used at least one contraceptive method during their lifetime. Here's a look at a variety of birth control methods and how they each work.
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A woman's choice
The pill
Implant
Vaginal ring
Vaginal sponge
IUD
The patch
The shot
Morning-after pill
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