Birth Control & Pregnancy

Kinsey Confidential has compiled all of our most frequently asked questions and general information about Birth Control and Pregnancy on our Birth Control and Pregnancy Resource Pages.

Recent Posts in the Birth Control Category:

  • Q&A: Birth Control Effectiveness And Unprotected Sex

    Information about birth control and steps to take when considering stopping condom use with a partner after both test STI-free.

  • Q&A: Birth Control And Sexual Health Resources

    Q&A about preparing to have sex for the first time and how to determine the best forms of birth control for you.

  • What Are The Best Condoms To Use Or The Safest?

    Ever wonder what type of condom is the best or safest to use? Dr. Debby Herbenick weighs in with her thoughts.

  • Correct Condom Usage

    Male condoms sometimes get a bad reputation for breaking easily, which may or may not be warranted. Condoms are broken easiest when they are used improperly.

  • What Will They Think Of Next? New Birth Control For Men.

    A new study might provide effective and easily reversible birth control for men. It's hard to imagine, but it's looking like that may be a possibility...

  • Q&A: Leaving Space At The Tip Of Condoms

    A question from a reader about condom use, leaving space at the tip and where the semen goes when there is too much or too little space inside the condom.

  • Trojan’s Sexual Health Report Card

    Trojan Condoms has released its annual Sexual Health Report Card which grades American colleges and universities on a range of sexual health criteria.

  • Erection Loss and Reluctance To Use Condoms

    A study conducted at The Kinsey Institute reveals that men are less likely to use condoms when they report an erection loss while using the condoms.

  • Q&A: Why Did My Condom Slip Off?

    Condoms sometimes slip off or break. Occasionally the reasons are clear-cut, but other times the reasons for breakage or slippage are less clear.

  • Q&A: Risk Of Pregnancy Without Penetration

    A reader asks about the risk of pregnancy during sexual activity without penetration.

  • Q&A: Can You Get Pregnant Even If You Use A Condom During Sex?

    A male reader asks about the risk of pregnancy even when using a condom while having sex with his girlfriend