By Eva

What is it? The shot (Depo-Provera) is a contraceptive injection that keeps you from getting pregnant. Once you take the shot you are covered for three full months. There is nothing else you have to do. How does it work? The shot contains progestin, a hormone that prevents ovulation, or the release of eggs from the ovaries. It also works by thickening your cervical mucus, which block sperm from getting to the egg. How do you use it? The shot is quite easy; just remember to have regular appointments with your healthcare provider every three months to administer the…Read More