A CONDOM is a barrier device most commonly used during sexual intercourse to reduce the probability of pregnancy and spreading

sexually transmitted diseases (STDs—such as gonorrhea, syphilis, and HIV).

The ORAL CONTRACEPTIVE PILL (COCP), often referred to as the birth-control pill or colloquially as "the Pill", is a birth control method that includes a combination of an estrogen (oestrogen) and a progestin (progestogen).

VASECTOMY is a surgical procedure for male sterilization and/or permanent birth control. During the procedure, the vasa deferentia of a man are severed, and then tied/sealed in a manner such to prevent sperm from entering into the seminal stream (ejaculate).

Combined injectable contraceptive (CIC) monthly injection of progesterone and estradiol taken to inhibit fertility.TUBAL LIGATION or TUBECTOMY (also known as having one's "tubes tied" (ligation)) is a surgical procedure for sterilization in which a woman's fallopian tubes are clamped and blocked. either method of which prevents eggs from reaching the uterus for fertilization. . or severed and sealed.