Time For A (Not So) ‘Awkward’ Chat About Birth Control [Video]

Photo: (MTV)

Photo: (MTV)

By McKenna Ronquillo

Talking about birth control can be kind of awkward, but it doesn’t have to be. So who better than our favorite “Awkward.” characters to prove to us that talking about sex and protecting yourself doesn’t have to be cringe-worthy — cause it’s actually pretty awesome!

+ Watch “Awkward.” On Safe Sex and Birth Control.

Jenna says it best: “Like the commercials say, one a day keeps the baby away!” She’s got that one right, which is why we’re adding birth control to our list of things we’re grateful for this Thanksgiving.

99% of adults have used birth control, so there’s no reason why we can’t talk about it. Join the conversation today by using #ThxBirthControl and celebrating Thanks, Birth Control Day with us.

To learn more about birth control and how to prevent pregnancy visit It’s Your (Sex) Life.

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