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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