Some of us may know of a “friend of a friend” who got pregnant despite being on the pill.
An incident like this is as mysterious as it is horrifying, especially since the pill is supposed to be 99.9 per cent effective. So we can’t help but wonder what went wrong, and if the same thing will happen to us.
But just taking the pill might not actually be good enough to prevent pregnancy. To ensure it works as well as it’s supposed to, there are several things we can avoid doing. Scroll the gallery to find out if you’ve been doing some of the don’ts.
This article isn’t meant to replace medical advice. Should you have any questions, consult your doctor.