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Women with unmet needs

*Information / Statistics taken from the Guttmacher institute website, Population Reference Bureau and FamilyPlanning2020 and 2011 Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (DHS).

Women with unmet need are broadly defined as those who want to postpone their next birth for two years+, or not have any more children, but… 677 more words

Africa

Another way the birth control pill may be messing with your emotions

Ladies, you now have another excuse for fights with your partner.

The birth control pill can affect how you process emotions, according to a new study titled “ 397 more words

Health

Why are we still waiting for a birth-control pill for men?

Editor’s note: Actuality, a joint podcast between Quartz and Marketplace, recently devoted an episode to this topic.

Had there been a male contraceptive pill in 1976, I probably wouldn’t be here to write this. 4,272 more words

If we reconsider every life, who will be around to sell stuff to?

We were watching our favorite baseball team. Jon Bon Jovi came on, shilling for a satellite dish company.

“You see we got the power to turn back time …” 566 more words

Society

Exploring the Motivation Behind the Accusation of "Self Annihilation"

In this post I would like to discuss Thordaddy’s oft repeated sentiment that I am a “self annihilator.” I believe he accuses me of being a self annihilator because I have admitted that my wife and I use contraception. 1,126 more words

Homily: Useful and Useless Hospitality

Click HERE for the audio file of Father Reesman’s homily for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time, year C, given at Saint Frances Cabrini Parish on Sunday, July 17th, 2016, at the 10am Mass.

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