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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

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

# contraceptive-pill - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

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

# contraceptive-pill - Friday 28 October, 2016

Poll: Do you think the 'male pill' will take off? Your Say This post contains a poll

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

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'

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?

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

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

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

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