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Adventures in Birth Control...

Since I will be moving away this fall to go to Med School, I decided that I should switch up my birth control. For the past two years I had been getting the DepoProvera birth control shot administered every 3 months. 527 more words


Obese Teens Less Likely to Use Birth Control

WEDNESDAY, July 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Sexually active teenage girls who are obese are less likely to use birth control than teens who aren’t overweight, a new study reports. 405 more words

Health News

Deal Reached: Wireless Remote Drug-Releasing Microchip Implants On The Assembly Line

By Heather Callaghan

A pharma company with generic drugs meets michrochip and biotech in a marriage of implantable devices that are shockingly close to the finish line of commercialization. 793 more words


The More Kids, The Better?!?!?

Last night I had a friend, her two daughters, and her two nieces over for a BBQ and I realized something very strange — somehow six kids are a lot easier than two! 329 more words

Red Pill

Birth Control's Effect on Menstruation

In this exclusive extract from Holly Grigg-Spall’s book, “Sweetening the Pill: Or How We Got Hooked On Hormonal Birth Control” (the inspiration for a documentary project from Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein), the author, who is also our… 818 more words

All Maxim Hygiene

Praise be! (three quotes from Laudato si)

Instead of resolving the problems of the poor and thinking of how the world can be different, some can only propose a reduction in the birth rate. 559 more words


5 Reasons The New 'Birth Control For Men' Will Change Everything

One of the five legal rights women have and men don’t is the right to choose parenthood. Consent to sex is not consent to parenthood for women, but it is for men. 652 more words