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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.

Mumbai Paper Clip: ‘57.9% men believe contraception wife’s responsibility alone’

December 05, 2017 2:29 am

The respondents were in the age group of 21-50 years and hadn’t undergone vasectomy.

World Population Day 2017: Maharashtra first to launch injectable contraceptives for women

July 11, 2017 11:17 am

The new method under government-funded contraceptives is called Medroxyprogesterone Acetate (MPA)

Abortion rate doubles in 10 years in conservative Pakistan

January 29, 2015 3:57 pm

"There were 50 abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-49 in 2012 as compared to 27 in 2002," the report says.

Home Science college holds workshop on breastfeeding,use of contraceptives

August 02, 2013 1:31 am

About 60 students and faculty members of the Government Home Science College in Sector 10 participated in an educational workshop where a senior doctor addressed the students on the importance of breastfeeding and oral contraceptives