Birth Control - page 2

May 27, 2015

21-Year-Old Woman Tragically Dies From Taking Birth Control Pills

A scary story like this is almost enough to make you want to put away your pills.

Apr 16, 2015

Birth Control Pills Might Be Messing With Your Brain

Those little pills that keep you sane when your period is a few days late aren't foolproof.

Nov 18, 2014

You Like Ugly Guys More When You're On The Pill

Good news for ugly dudes, bad news for everyone else, ever.

Nov 25, 2013

The Morning After Pill Doesn’t Work For Women Over 176 Pounds

There are far too many women who way more than 165 pounds for this to be an issue.

Jan 12, 2013

What Exactly Is Safe Sex? [He Said/She Said]

So CC's lovely editor Alex was browsing Reddit this week and came across this post, with a guy asking if it was unreasonable to ask his girlfriend of four years to give him a blow job without a condom. My initial thoughts? That must taste weird, very latex-y and possibly like spermicide.

Nov 4, 2012

NuvaRing: "You Put That…There?!"

So Alex and I were watching Modern Family on Hulu and all of a sudden a commercial popped up for NuvaRing. We thought it would be a normal commercial where they ramble off side effects and what not. FALSE.

Oct 9, 2012

Free Birth Control is Good for Society [Sex in the News]

Access to free birth control leads to low teen birth and abortion rates. After letting 9,000 mostly poor and/or uninsured women in the city choose what type of contraception they'd use if it were free, researchers found that women that have access to free contraception don't get pregnant as often.