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A birth control pill for men?

Posted on 06. Jan, 2010 by in Contraception, Safe (Sensible) Sex

A birth control pill for men?

Photo taken from Women's Health Philippines Oct 2009 issue

Women have a myriad of options when it comes to birth control while men only have condoms or a vasectomy to choose from. A recent discovery may level the playing field on that one. 

  

According to an article in Women’s Health Philippines (October 2009), scientists studying infertile men found a mutation in a gene that prevents it from making a certain protein, essentially stalling sperm motility or its ability to swim to an egg. Continue Reading →

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