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Quarterly injectable contraceptive for women available in Tamil Nadu government hospitals

This type of contraceptive is more helpful to women who want to postpone pregnancy and it does not have any side effects nor does it create complications.

published on : 12th January 2019

60 per cent women in India rely on pills for abortion

According to the largest abortion study in India since 2002, the midpoint abortion rate per 1,000 women aged 15-49, is the lowest in Tamil Nadu at 32.8 and the highest in Assam at 66.2.

published on : 18th November 2018

Some contraceptive pills may cut ovarian cancer risk: Study

The study showed that this positive effect strengthened with longer periods of use and persisted for several years after stopping, providing important reassurance for women.

published on : 30th September 2018

More choices in contraceptives will impact birth control coverage: Nadda

The Union Minister stated that it is a matter of pride that the country is has been able to achieve steady decline in the Total Fertility Rate (TFR).

published on : 11th July 2018

Hyderabad women unaware of emergency contraceptives?

80% of women surveyed have not even heard of EC, reveals study.

published on : 4th July 2018

Emergency contraceptive pills prevent unwanted pregnancy

IUD and contraceptive pills are the safe methods to prevent unwanted pregnancy.

published on : 17th June 2018

Kerala church survey on artificial birth control measures draws flak

The Syro-Malabar Church believes the use of contraceptives is to be avoided and their followers can choose periodic abstinence as a birth control measure. 

published on : 3rd May 2018

Now, a male contraceptive pill successfully limits sperm activity without side effects

Currently, condoms and surgical vasectomy are the only safe forms of birth control currently available for men.

published on : 21st April 2018

New male birth control pill found safe and effective

Progress toward a male birth control pill has been stymied because, according to Page, available oral forms of testosterone may cause liver inflammation.

published on : 19th March 2018

Women using contraceptives promiscuous, say 47 percent Andhra Pradesh men

The dire need for a sturdy sex education module for youngsters in the country has been highlighted by yet another survey, conducted by none other than the government itself. 

published on : 27th January 2018

Disquiet in tribal hamlet over use of contraceptives to delay period

 The fall in birth rate often associated with the developed West has been plaguing a tribal village located deep within the forest in central Kerala. B

published on : 5th November 2017

Contraceptive pills linked to lower risk of arthritis in women

Women who used birth pill for more than seven years had a 19 percent lower risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis than others.

published on : 19th August 2017

‘Morality’ behind no sale of contraceptive pill

The sensitive expression on a pharmacist’s face changes to a puzzled one when a customer asks for an emergency contraceptive pill.

published on : 29th July 2017

Contraceptive pill dilemma: Legal yet unavailable in Chennai

The government has asked manufacturers to not advertise these pills within the State as they come under the scheduled drugs category.

published on : 25th July 2017