Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022



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.

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

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

In tribal taluka, a toll-free helpline brings a change towards better reproductive health

March 21, 2016 9:01 pm

Survey says unwanted pregnancies have dipped, use of condoms and contraceptive pills has shot up in Shahpur

Lack of contraceptive choices a leading cause for young mothers’ deaths

October 11, 2015 2:33 pm

At 21 per cent India reports among the highest unmet needs for contraception in the world.

Morning after pill OK for ages 15 and up

May 01, 2013 10:23 am

The US government on Tuesday lowered to 15 the age at which girls can buy the morning-after pill.

Festive rush puts NGOs fighting HIV on toes

September 06, 2011 4:03 am

Over the past few days,a surge in demand for contraceptives has been seen by NGOs working to prevent HIV/AIDS in the city,who say it’s a good sign as far as prevention of the disease is concerned.

Jeans,skin-tight clothes,contraceptives come under Darul Uloom fatwa

December 22, 2010 5:49 pm

Social activists of the community have,however,said such fatwas are rarely followed.

Girls likelier to have unprotected first sexual encounter than boys: Study

November 11, 2010 11:16 am

A study into adolescent sexual habits has revealed an interesting fact.