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All States Need Emergency Contraception Vending Machines

Six new laws expanding reproductive health care access go into effect in Maine this week, which raises the question: Why not everywhere else?
Harron Walker
2 days ago

'Heaven Before All Hell Breaks Loose': A Candid Conversation With Plan B

Ahead of his new album we spoke about becoming a father, being a Londoner and truly knowing himself.
Aniefiok Ekpoudom
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
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You’re Screwed If You Wait Too Long to Take Plan B

Well, 75 percent screwed.
Patia Braithwaite
women's health

Amazon Vendors Are Selling Expired Emergency Contraception

Customers are buying tampered contraception on the site and Amazon has yet to inform them.
Sarah Kramer

You Can Now Get Plan B Out of a Vending Machine in Yolo County

We talked with students on the UC Davis campus where the "Wellness to Go" vending machine is located to find out how they feel about the quick and easy availability of the morning-after pill.
Chloe Kim

The Morning-After Pill Needs to Be Cheaper and More Accessible, Advocates Say

If you're in the UK, the morning-after pill costs up to £30 and is only available after a mandatory consultation with a pharmacist. A new campaign explains why that has to change.
Zing Tsjeng

How Much You Should Worry About Taking the Morning-After Pill Too Often

Despite rumors linking it with a litany of side effects, use of emergency contraception is on the rise. We asked a gynecologist if any of these fears are founded.
Polina Bachlakova

A Valentine's Gift Guide for Kinksters, Polys, and the Chronically Single

Celebrate love in whatever form you find it with a thoughtful gift you and your partner can enjoy—​​like a buttplug shaped like a fox tail or strap-on that shoots splooge.
Erica Euse
The VICE Guide to Europe 2014

The VICE Guide to London 2014

How to have the best time in what is, in some ways, the worst city in the world.
VICE Staff

Stores Can Be Anti-Abortion Christians, Supreme Court Rules

Today the Supreme Court ruled in a 5–4 decision that Hobby Lobby, a chain of craft stores owned by devout Christians, could deny certain types of birth control to its employees on religious grounds. "The court, I fear, has ventured into a minefield...
Harry Cheadle

The Drop in Teen Pregnancy is a Mystery

Teen pregnancy rates have hit a record low in the US, according to new research. Access to birth control and better sex education have clearly contributed to the trend—but that's not the whole story.
Grace Wyler