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Tags: contraceptives


In story on experimental contraceptive gel, Reuters lets drug company control the narrative


How solid is the evidence behind the FDA-cleared ‘contraceptive app?’ ABC News doesn’t say


Like so many news stories before it, Newsweek article makes male birth control pill sound imminent


Buzzfeed offers refreshing candor in explainer piece on female condom


An app a day keeps pregnancy away? BuzzFeed’s informative look at Natural Cycles app gets a gold star

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Thorough look at underuse of long-term reversible contraceptives


Your IUD and Implant Last Much Longer Than They Claim, Study Says


Gel Shows Promise as Future Male Contraceptive


Long-Lasting Birth Control Cuts Pregnancy Rate


‘Honey, It’s Your Turn…’