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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

Female condoms: Everything you need to know

March 15, 2022 11:08 am reached out to experts in various fields to understand the importance of talking about female condoms, which are considered "cumbersome" to use

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

Oral contraceptives may protect women against knee injuries, says study

May 03, 2019 4:10 pm

Researchers found that oral contraceptives were most protective in young women aged 15-19 years, who were 63 per cent less likely to need reconstructive surgery following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)injury compared with aged matched controls.

Health breakthrough: Condom-free sex for a year soon to be a reality

March 30, 2016 7:36 pm

A single injection of a new contraceptive called Vasalgel can provide males condom-free sex for a year.

Natural Rubber: Indian culture as contraceptive

July 06, 2014 1:00 am

Indian culture is the new contraceptive. But condoms have had homegrown ambassadors too.

Pharma giant in HC against govt move to cap condom prices

December 07, 2013 1:14 am

The DPCO,which fixes the price of condoms,including taxes at Rs 6.56 per condom,will come into effect from December 20.

Men more likely to grant women’s wishes at 6 pm

October 19, 2010 12:36 pm

Men are more likely to grant a woman's request if she waits until 6 pm to ask for it,a UK survey has found.

Foreigners use the pill more,sterilisation less

May 27, 2010 9:04 am

The pill is still the No 1 contraceptive for American women,but it's even more popular in other countries,according to the first US government report comparing nations.

Birth control pills 'linked to low desire for sex in women'

May 04, 2010 11:20 am

A new study has found a link between using hormonal contraception and female sexual dysfunction,a condition most often caused by a lack of desire.