Tag: the pill

Would You Trust an App for Your Contraception?

While the promise of non-hormonal birth control can be alluring, are app-based contraceptives trustworthy? From the pill, to condoms, to the rod, there are no shortage of contraceptives on the market. But often, they come with hormonal side effects, such as weight gain, mood swings, and breakouts, that can leave many feeling less than amazing. […]

Male Birth Control Is Here, and It’s Inspired by Cocktails

Male Birth Control Is Here, and It’s Inspired by Cocktails Previously, birth control has been largely left up to the responsibility of women, and from the pill, intrauterine device (IUD), and female condoms, there’s no shortage of different options. But now, researchers from China’s Nanchang University have developed a form of male birth control, and […]