birth control

Over-the-Counter Birth Control Pills: Coming to a Pharmacy Near You?

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Imagine purchasing a pack of birth control pills over-the-counter, just like you would a box of cold medicine. No more prescriptions needed. No more panicked calls to your ob-gyn for a refill after-hours. And, perhaps, fewer occasions where you would skip your birth control because you couldn't get it, putting yourself at risk for... read more

The Birth Control Pill for Men May Actually Happen

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Ask me why I’m smiling. It's because Scottish scientists have just delivered some news that has made my entire week: The birth control pill for men may become a reality in the not-so-distant future. Those scientists, bless their hearts, have identified a gene -- which they call Katnal 1 -- that's responsible for sperm production. Their... read more