Contracept Articles

By Hic et nunc (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
According to a study performed by Yale University and UC Davis, among women who decided to have hysteroscopic sterilization, it was found they were ten times more likely to be...
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According to researchers at Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School, tubal ligation policies under Medicaid create many issues for women with low income. Tubal ligation or having yo...
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In a research study conducted by the Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo., it was found that providing free birth control to females has substantially redu...
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The world of female reproductive health may never be the same, thanks to a new biomedical engineer and his intravaginal ring invention. The device delivers an antiretroviral m...
By J. Troha (Photographer) [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
If you were a man, would you be willing to pop a pill every morning to control your sperm count? Or do you feel birth control is an entirely female responsibility? Popping a b...
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NARAL Pro-Choice America has designed a Facebook app that allows women to take control over their reproductive health. As a part of the healthcare overhaul and the implementat...
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With the passing of the Affordable Care Act or “Obamacare”, women in the United States now have access to affordable preventative healthcare. For many women in America this is...
By Hic et nunc (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
Health advocates for women tend to be big proponents of the intrauterine device, also known as an IUD. There are many reasons why advocates favor IUDs and these include conven...
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A new form of male contraception is in the works, and has begun clinical trials in India. The new method is administered as an injection and is being praised as a long term, m...
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The Affordable Care Act—colloquially known as Obamacare—featured at least one highly controversial aspect (OK, maybe more than one). The Act mandated that private health insur...

 
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