Saturday, Dec 03, 2022



Can contraceptive pills cause infertility?

November 03, 2022 4:30 pm

"Your body doesn't need time to 'clear' birth control hormones." said Dr Anitha Kunnaiah

Globally, 16 crore women have unmet need for contraception, finds study

July 22, 2022 9:02 am

The study reinforces calls for implementation of strategies and programmes tailored to adolescents in countries with high unmet need among younger women.

Employed women more likely to use modern contraception: National Family Health Survey report

May 06, 2022 4:54 pm

Findings show that contraceptive usage increases in communities, regions that have seen more socio-economic progress.

Important things to know about contraception failure

May 04, 2022 11:05 am

Contraceptives prevent pregnancy, and the most popular forms are condoms, birth control pills, intrauterine devices, emergency contraception pills and contraceptive implants

World Contraception Day 2021: How to choose the right contraception for you

September 26, 2021 10:49 am

There are many myths about contraception, which people readily believe. Here's all the information you need

IUD devices and their side effects: A gynecologist elaborates

September 20, 2021 3:10 pm

"The IUD’s initial side effects can include cramps and back pain after insertion. These symptoms last for a few hours"

Five myths about contraceptive pills you mustn't believe

February 16, 2021 4:54 pm

The biggest advantage to using pills is that they are effective and have a low failure rate when used correctly

Pills, patches and rings: The modern woman is discovering newer contraception methods

October 20, 2020 6:43 pm

Dr Neha Bothra, consultant gynaecologist at the Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi believes it is inexcusable if women do not educate themselves about their contraceptive options

World Contraception Day 2020: A doctor debunks five myths

September 26, 2020 9:08 am

Oral contraceptive pills or combined oral contraceptives, are effective only when the woman is taking them regularly. As soon as she stops the pills, she can get pregnant, says Dr Sonal Kumta of Fortis Hospital Mulund

World Contraception Day 2018: Theme and objective of the day dedicated to population control

September 26, 2018 6:21 pm

Promotion of family planning and ensuring access to preferred contraceptive methods for women and couples is essential to securing the well-being of people around the world.