Contraception

Natural Cycles says contraceptive app is more effective than the pill

Natural Cycles says contraceptive app is more effective than the pill

6 days ago   |   Engadget

Contraceptive app Natural Cycles is more effective than the pill, according to the latest and largest study into the app's efficacy. After testing 22,785 women throughout...
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This app is certified in the EU as a form of birth control. Is the US next?

This app is certified in the EU as a form of birth control. Is the US next?

1 month ago   |   The Verge

Smartphone app Natural Cycles, the first app certified as a form of contraception in Europe, is setting its sights on the US next. Though plenty of cycle-tracking apps exist...
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Transgender Fish: Contraceptive Pills Flushed Down Water Drains Cause Male Fish To Mutate Into Females

2 monthes ago   |   Tech Times

Male roach fish now exhibit more feminine traits, with some of them even starting to produce eggs. Chemicals present in birth control pills and other household products flushed...
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Contraceptive Use Lowers Teen Pregnancy In The US: Why It Matters

2 monthes ago   |   Tech Times

A CDC report reveals a sharp decline in teen pregnancy because of contraceptive use. Learn why efforts to prevent adolescent pregnancy are important to save lives.
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More US Teens Are Using Contraception When They Have Sex For The First Time: CDC

2 monthes ago   |   Tech Times   |   2 articles

A new CDC study suggests that more American teenagers are now using contraceptives during sex than in previous years. Many even choose to use some form of contraception when...
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Teen Pregnancies Down as More Adolescents Use Contraception

2 monthes ago   |   Scientific American   |   2 articles

Most American teens have still had sex by age 18 according to the CDC analysis
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Birth control app Nurx now delivers to the ‘contraceptive deserts' of Texas

Birth control app Nurx now delivers to the ‘contraceptive deserts' of Texas

3 monthes ago   |   TechCrunch

About half the counties in Texas don't have the number of public clinics required to meet the contraceptive needs of the population. So Nurx, an at-home birth control delivery...
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Clue, The Period App, Will Now Track Your Birth Control Pills 

Clue, The Period App, Will Now Track Your Birth Control Pills 

4 monthes ago   |   Lifehacker   |   5 articles

Clue , one of the best period tracking apps out there , just added a new feature: you can now keep track of whether you've taken your birth control pills, and Clue will tell...
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Clue now advises women on what to do if they forgot to take their contraceptive pill

Clue now advises women on what to do if they forgot to take their contraceptive pill

4 monthes ago   |   TechCrunch

Clue, the app for tracking your period and all things related, surveyed a fraction of its 5 million worldwide users and found out that in some countries a lot of young women...
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