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11 Sep 2007

withdrawal method???
Hi Doc I 've been using the withdrawal method(he ejaculates outside my vv) for the past 4 months and so far everything is good ,but I sometimes get scared that I might fall pregnant on this method .how safe is this method ??cause so far I have n't fallen pregnant and I'm happy about the fact that I'm not preggies but for how long?? any advice from anyone is welcomed .

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01 Jan 0001

It is about 80% safe. This means that 8 out of 10 times that you have sex using this method you will not fall pregnant, but 2 out of 10 times you will. Thus it is not very reliable.

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