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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.
Currently, condoms and surgical vasectomy are the only safe forms of birth control currently available for men.
Progress toward a male birth control pill has been stymied because, according to Page, available oral forms of testosterone may cause liver inflammation.
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.
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals has received final approval from the US health regulator for the generic version of Loestrin tablets used to prevent pregnancy.
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
Tamil Nadu is one of the most urbanised states in the country. But the latest National Family Health Survey (NFHS) for 2015-16 has found that the State has seen an eight per cent decline in use of all
Domestic pharma major Lupin has begun a voluntary recall of its contraceptive tablets Mibelas 24 Fe from the US as they are "out of sequence."
In a bid to strengthen the family planning programme in Odisha, the State Government on Tuesday launched injectable contraceptive for women under Antara Programme.
Women who used birth pill for more than seven years had a 19 percent lower risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis than others.
The government has asked manufacturers to not advertise these pills within the State as they come under the scheduled drugs category.
Deoxy medroxyprogestrone acetate injections will be able to prevent pregnancy for three months and will be available among other alternatives to prevent pregnancy.
About a fifth of male river fish are displaying feminised traits and even producing eggs, researchers said.