Contraception

Contraception

Condoms Have Gotten So Damned Expensive in Argentina that People Aren't Using Protection

Tens of thousands may be having unsafe sex because the price of condoms and the pill have spiked in the recession-plagued country.
Tim Marcin
19 hours ago
abortion

The Trump Administration Just Blocked Clinics from Referring Patients for Abortions

Planned Parenthood may leave the federal program rather than comply with what it calls a “gag rule” on physicians
Carter Sherman
7.16.19
reproductive health

The Trump Administration Is Coming For Your Birth Control

Reproductive health advocates are already sounding the alarm over new rules finalized Thursday
Carter Sherman
5.2.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Truth About Male Birth Control

Where the hell is it?
VICE Staff
3.27.19
abortion

Planned Parenthood could lose millions thanks to the Trump administration’s changes to a family planning program

The Trump administration is trying to cut Planned Parenthood and other similar organizations off from tens of millions of dollars in federal funding.
Carter Sherman
2.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

How the Trump Administration Could Create More 'Contraception Deserts'

The administration is proposing changes to Title X that could leave low-income women without access to basic birth control.
VICE Staff
10.5.18
VICE Guide to Life

How to Get Birth Control Without Telling Your Parents

If you're having sex, you should be using contraception. Here's how to get it, even if your guardians won't help you.
Kimberly Lawson
9.20.18
Contraception

How Does the Annovera Contraceptive Ring Actually Work?

The manufacturers of the new, long-lasting contraceptive ring Annovera argue that the device, which is self-insertable and can be worn internally for up to a year, will revolutionize birth control for low-income women.
Sirin Kale
8.15.18
END FORCED MOTHERHOOD

How the Catholic Church—and the GOP—Came to See Birth Control as Evil

In the 60s, the Catholic Church came close to reversing its position on contraception as sinful. It didn't, obviously, and women today are still suffering under policy influenced by religious dogma.
Jex Blackmore
5.24.18
Broadly

A Safe, Effective Birth Control Pill for Men May Soon Be on the Way

A month-long study of a new version of "the pill" made for men shows promising results.
Linda Yang
3.19.18
Sex

Will Americans Ever Actually Use the Female Condom?

Many Americans think the internal condom is totally gross. But sexual health advocates are convinced that new FDA regulations could help them go mainstream.
Christine Ro
1.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Contraception Controversy in 'Black Mirror'

On 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we get our facts straight about Plan B and the abortion pill.
VICE Staff
1.4.18
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