Visiting restrictions - essential visitors only

To help us keep our patients, staff and visitors safe, stop the spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19) and keep our hospitals running, we are restricting visiting to essential visitors only – click here for more information

Using the Combined Contraceptive Pill, Patch or Ring (also known as Combined Hormonal Contraception, CHC)

Following discussion and a health assessment, you have chosen to use one of the above methods for your contraception. Traditionally, these methods would be used for 21 days followed by a 7 day break. During this break, you would have had a ‘period’ type bleed. Some women like to have a bleed every month but it isn’t necessary, the choice is yours.