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Chicago Is Giving Rats Birth Control

Chicago's rats are getting contraception. Read more...

Want to reduce teen pregnancy and abortion? Start with long-term birth control.

The IUD and other long-acting reversible contraceptive methods are making a major resurgence in the United States — and recent studies indicate they're contributing to the lowest abortion rate in three decades. A new study this week found Iowa's efforts to expand access to long-acting contraceptive methods led to fewer abortions, even as abortion clinics […]

Pull Out For What? Chicago Transit Authority Confirms Plans To Put Subway Rats On Birth Control

Chicago Transit Authority Announces Plans To Put Subway Rats On Birth Control The Chicago Transit Authority is cracking down on their rodent problem. via Huffington Post The nation’s “rattiest city” is putting subway rodents on birth control. Egg loss and

Birth control as ‘treason?’ The logic behind the Turkish president’s latest controversy

2 days agoNews : BlogPost

Over the past few months, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made a number of provocative statements. At times, he has pushed what appeared to be a socially conservative agenda; telling a conference that dealt with women's rights that women could not be equal to men in November, for example. At other points, he appeared […]

Birth control as ‘treason?’ The logic behind the Turkish president’s latest controversy

2 days agoNews : BlogPost

Over the past few months, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has made a number of provocative statements. At times, he has pushed what appeared to be a socially conservative agenda; telling a conference that dealt with women's rights that women could not be equal to men in November, for example. Show More Summary

Unkept Promise: Anti-alcohol comic book from 1949

3 days agoOdd : Boing Boing

Ethan Persoff has a website called Comics with Problems where he posts old comic books about VD, diabetes, segregation, birth control, poison prevention, etc. His latest find is a doozy. Read the rest

Birth Control Is Treason: Turkey Prez

Since assuming the Turkish presidency, Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that Muslims discovered America and men and women aren't equal. Erdogan's latest salvo takes aim at what he sees as a treasonous threat to his country: birth control. Erdogan made his statements at a wedding on Sunday, advising the newly...

Plan B: CTA to put rats on birth control

The CTA said it will launch a new weapon in the war on rats next year. In addition to poisonous traps the CTA uses to kill rats, the agency plans to test new technology that would make female and male rats infertile. A pilot programShow More Summary

Turkey’s Erdogan slams birth control as ‘treason’

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has described birth control as a form of “treason,” saying it threatened the country’s bloodline. Erdogan urged a newly married couple at their wedding late on Sunday to have at least three children to help boost Turkish population figures, a common refrain from the president, who worries a declining birth rate […]

Is Male Birth Control Around the Corner?

If you're a woman who's ever been on birth control, you're probably familiar with the torture of trying to find the type that suits your body (and your budget), the nail-biting nights when you've forgotten your pills across town, the mood swings, the libido dips, and a whole host of other side effects. Show More Summary

Turkey’s President Accuses Advocates of Birth Control of Being Traitors

3 days agoHealth : NYT: Health

The remarks by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan were the latest in a campaign to buttress what he sees as Turkey’s rightful place in the world.

Turkish President Upstages Wedding to Trash Talk Birth Control

Important tip for the brides-to-be out there: Be very careful whom you invite to your wedding, lest the president hijack your ceremony to deliver a lecture about the evils of birth control, like Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan did on Sunday. Read more...

Turkish President Erdogan calls birth control ‘treason,’ says opponents want to ‘dry up’ country

3 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described efforts to promote birth control as “treason”, saying contraception risked causing a whole generation to “dry up”, reports said Monday. Erdogan made the comments on Sunday, directly addressing the bride and groom at the...

The Most Popular Times To Have Sex And Other Fun Facts About Making Whoopee

These days women have a new choice when it comes to birth control: their smartphones. Using a fertility-tracking app like Kindara can help a couple get pregnant or avoid pregnancy. Kindara has helped more than 30,000 women get pregnant so far. Show More Summary

A Basic Guide to the Countless Birth Control Options Out There

Deciding between endless methods of birth control is a complex process. You have a ton of options, so here's a basic explanation of the more commonly used ones, and what you'll need to consider with each. Read more...

Donald Duck promoting birth control? Sex ed history

last weekOdd : Boing Boing

Collector's Weekly presents Slut Shaming, Eugenics and Donald Duck: The Scandalous History of Sex-Ed Movies, exploring the strange, often awkward and puritanical history of education about birth control and disease prevention through the years. Read the rest

Oh Heck No! Kourtney Kardashian Puts Her Foot Down With Kris Jenner

Kourtney Kardashian just gave birth to a new baby boy this past weekend, so the last thing she needs to be dealing with is Kris Jenner’s controlling nonsense. However, Kourtney recently put her foot down with Jenner, and we’re guessing that Kris is not too happy about it. Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick’s fans on […]

Tales of bad parenting: “Abortion saved my child”

by Kelli Notice that both abortion stories share this same, perverse theme: abortion is a way to “save” my child. Also notice that both women were using birth control and still wound up pregnant. I mention that as an aside, but it’s worth considering in its own right…. Show More Summary

Arizona School Board Decides Against Redacting Honors Biology Textbook Page Mentioning Birth Control

Last month, the board members of the Gilbert Public Schools in Arizona voted 3-2 in favor of removing a page from an honors biology textbook because it contained information about birth control and abortion.Mind you, it also said "Complete...Show More Summary

DC City Council Picking Fight Against Supreme Court Over Hobby Lobby Decision

Washington, D.C., passed a bill that attempts to counter a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing for closely-held businesses to be exempted from the federal birth control mandate.

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