Paid post
Sponsored ContentThis is sponsored content. It does not involve the editorial or reporting staffs of the Los Angeles Times. Learn more

Top 8 myths about emergency contraception (Infographic)

Emergency contraception is a safe way to decrease the likelihood of pregnancy for up to five days after unprotected sex or if a birth control method fails. Here are some of the most common myths about emergency contraception and – more importantly – the facts. To learn more about emergency contraceptives, visit