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#Contraceptive Pill

# contraceptive-pill - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Scientists develop monthly contraceptive pill, but it's only been tested on pigs so far
# Research
# Research

Scientists develop monthly contraceptive pill, but it's only been tested on pigs so far

Dec 5th 2019, 8:56 AM 11,416 Views 39 Comments

The pill sits in the stomach and dissolves slowly, releasing the hormones required to prevent pregnancy.

# contraceptive-pill - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

There’s been a major breakthrough in the male contraceptive pill and thank Christ for that
# The Pill
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# The Pill

There’s been a major breakthrough in the male contraceptive pill and thank Christ for that

Mar 27th 2019, 10:56 AM 10,425 Views 5 Comments

The future is here.

# contraceptive-pill - Friday 28 October, 2016

Poll: Do you think the 'male pill' will take off?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the 'male pill' will take off?

Oct 28th 2016, 9:52 AM 19,621 Views 53 Comments

The 96% effectiveness rate is similar to that achieved by the female combined pill.

# contraceptive-pill - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Woman dies after 'side effects from contraceptive pill were not treated'
# Wales
# Wales

Woman dies after 'side effects from contraceptive pill were not treated'

Jul 28th 2016, 9:09 PM 48,913 Views 0 Comments

The woman was instead treated for lower back pain.

# contraceptive-pill - Friday 24 January, 2014

Can a woman's weight affect the success of the morning-after pill?
# Pregnancy
# Pregnancy

Can a woman's weight affect the success of the morning-after pill?

Jan 24th 2014, 8:13 PM 13,312 Views 19 Comments

The EU is to investigate if emergency contraception is less effective in women weighing 80kg or more.

# contraceptive-pill - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

The male contraceptive pill now a step closer
# Science
# Science

The male contraceptive pill now a step closer

Dec 3rd 2013, 8:27 AM 9,449 Views 32 Comments

Scientists in Australia managed to make male mice infertile.

# contraceptive-pill - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Worry online Pill prescription takes away 'face-to-face' doctor contact
# Prescription
# Prescription

Worry online Pill prescription takes away 'face-to-face' doctor contact

Jul 9th 2013, 3:07 PM 16,840 Views 31 Comments

Lloyds Online Pharmacy has just launched a new service where women can order their contraceptive pill prescription online, instead of going to a doctor.

# contraceptive-pill - Friday 3 May, 2013

Breast cancer rates in under 50s rise, but fewer than ever are dying - UK
# Breast Cancer
# Breast Cancer

Breast cancer rates in under 50s rise, but fewer than ever are dying - UK

May 3rd 2013, 6:40 PM 4,553 Views 13 Comments

The increase mirrors an overall rise of 18 per cent in those that have been diagnosed with the disease between 1995 and 2010.