So this week I had a birth control method session experience (whatever you call it)
Ok, lets start from the beginning. I’ve been on birth control pills since I was 19, which means I was on it for almost 12 years (except the time when I was carrying Sophia). I was on Yasmin for a couple of years, and then it gave up on me. I remember the first month when I started taking the pill, I gained a lot of weight, my cheeks were puffy, my boobs were swelling and I felt bloated. I was eating like mad too. But it was only during the first month. Things were back to normal after the second month. Ok, why I switched from Yasmin to Nordette? Basically I had some breakthrough bleeding, and the doctor adviced me to switch brand. She said that sometimes at at certain point a certain brand doesn’t work for your body anymore. I changed to Nordette. And that went pretty well.
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