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Nov 21, 2019
India may launch the world’s first male contraceptive soon: Will men be willing to use it?Dr Sujoy Guha had developed the first-ever male contraceptive injection in the world in the 1980s. The drug is now awaiting approval to be launched.
Sep 26, 2019
The mighty pill: What happens to the body when you take an oral contraceptiveMost contraceptive pills contain the female sex hormones estrogen and progesterone - the same hormones that regulate menstrual periods.
Sep 26, 2019
World Contraception Day: Why do young men still not want to talk about contraception?Sexual health education aimed at young men must go beyond simply telling them to use condoms.
Jan 12, 2018
With 33.6% of population born of adolescent pregnancies, India is unprepared for its looming teen sexual revolutionSocial and policy barriers do not allow the sexual and reproductive needs of adolescents (10 to 19 years) to be addressed.
Nov 14, 2014
Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy: UN organisations call for accountabilityThe UN Population Fund and the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) have come out against any forms of incentives for adopting contraceptives and sought accountability for Chhattisgarh sterilisation deaths.
Sep 19, 2014
Super thin, 'next generation' condoms to be available by next year, says Bill Gates"Besides the condom, we are also investing in technologies for women which hasn't been done in over a decade," said Melinda Gates.