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Sexuality is a natural and important part of human growth for young people and a developmental milestone. Statistics from the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System show that 47% of students rep...
The contraceptive implant Nexplanon (Merck, Whitehouse Station, NJ) offers top-tier effectiveness against unintended pregnancy. How can you identify appropriate candidates, present counseling tips o...
In this large prospective cohort study, the estradiol valerate/dienogest oral contraceptive pill had a similar or even lower cardiovascular risk compared to combined oral contraceptive pills contain...
An international team working at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has captured the first high-resolution 3-D images from individual double-helix DNA segm...
Obtain appropriate compensation for long-acting reversible contraceptive services with Intrauterine Devices and Implants: A Guide to Reimbursement, a new guide created by the American College of Obste...
In Reply Dr Becker correctly states that the degree to which insurance companies directly benefit from the ACA’s contraceptive coverage guarantee is a complicated matter warranting further investiga...
Federal health regulators plan to add new warnings to Essure, a much-debated contraceptive implant that has been subject to thousands of complaints from women reporting chronic pain, bleeding and othe...
NewsA Flagstaff-based biotechnology company has received regulatory approval for a highly effective contraceptive for rats.
To explore the knowledge and attitudes underlying contraceptive use and non-use among Tongan adults and investigate the potential acceptability of contraceptive implants.
Understanding how women's preferences for certain attributes of contraceptive methods relate to their method choice can inform the content of contraceptive counseling.
Family planning expansion has been identified as an impetus to harnessing Nigeria's demographic dividend. However, there is a need for data to address pockets of inequality and to better understand cu...
Intrauterine devices (IUDs) are highly effective methods of contraception, but use continues to lag behind less effective methods such as oral contraceptive pills and condoms. Women who are aware of t...
Increased use of contraceptives in Malawi has not translated into a commensurate reduction in fertility, but the reason is unknown. Insight into contraceptive switching and discontinuation may shed li...