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  • I wasn't taking any precautionary measures

    38 23.46%
  • Pull-out method

    27 16.67%
  • Condoms

    9 5.56%
  • Pills

    50 30.86%
  • IUD

    0 0%
  • Vasectomy/tied tubes

    1 0.62%
  • Combination of some of these

    8 4.94%
  • Timing/billings method

    16 9.88%
  • Mirena

    2 1.23%
  • Other

    11 6.79%
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    condoms.

    I was on the pill but i was working nights and days so i would always forget to take it at the same time. So i always made sure i used condoms. Alot of good that did me

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    I put other. The "culprit" was the fact of me being incapable of remembering to take my pills half the time, and not having a backup method of contraception (didn't use condoms).

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    Dd1 - forgetting to take the pill because I was busy working
    Dd2 - had an inplanon removed, the doctor failed to ask me of i'd had unprotected mummy daddy time in the last couple of days
    Ds1 - stopped taking the pill as I was having bad headaches, got my AF and had unprotected special cuddles the day AF finished (happened to coincide with DH getting home from 2 weeks away).

    DH is off to get the snip before we get a baby while I'm booby feeding.

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    i was late getting my needle(that 3mthly needle)

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    DS - due to me always forgetting to take the pill and then telling DP, then not using condoms.

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    DD1 - pill, but i always sucked at taking it at the right time but it did take 7 years before it failed!

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    Ds was planned. Dd however was a complete surprise. Ds was only 5 months old and As I was bf I hadn't even had my period yet. We were practicing combination of pull out method and condoms. I still am perplexed on how I fell pregnant... She must of crawled up my leg

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    My second child was conceived when my son was only 5 months. I put the pill, however I can't really blame the pill, I had a tummy bug and obviously the pill was not being absorbed! (should have used back-up) My OB then told me you are extrememly fertile the first 6 months after giving birth !

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    i fell with this baby using condoms, it broke so i took the morning after pill. LMAO alot of good that did me. I fell with number #1 on the pill & # 3 on the withdrawal which we knew was a huge risk so it wasnt a shock when i got pregnant. The only one we actually tried for was # 2 and also the m.c.

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    I was on the pill for the last 2 babies. The last pill I was on, was a 50mg.

    I also have 1 IUD baby.

    Needless to say, I got my tubes tied after bub number 4.


 

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