News tagged with unwanted pregnancy

50 years on, the pill still changes lives

On Sunday, men and women around the world will mark an event 50 years ago that revolutionized their lives -- the approval by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the birth control pill.

dateMay 05, 2010 in Medications
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Size matters, say condom experts

A large minority of male condom users complain that ill-fitting prophylactics are liable to split and break during intercourse and be a sexual turnoff, researchers said on Tuesday.

dateFeb 15, 2010 in Health
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Study: When a child's birth is unplanned

( -- One-third of all children born in the United States are the result of unintended pregnancies and not only do these children receive less attention and warmth from their parents than children whose births ...

dateApr 30, 2009 in Social Sciences
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