The Pill

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
4 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Truth About Male Birth Control

Where the hell is it?
VICE Staff
3.27.19
birth control

Where the Hell Is Birth Control for Men?

For years, headlines have promised birth control for cis men is just around the corner. The truth is more complicated.
Marie Solis
Leila Ettachfini
3.21.19
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
Broadly

How to Share the Burden of Birth Control With Your Partner

If it takes two to get pregnant, shouldn't it take two to prevent it?
Leila Ettachfini
6.22.18
yikes

Birth Control Pills Recalled Due to Possible Risk of Unintended Pregnancy

A doctor noticed that the pills in a sample pack were in the wrong order.
Susan Rinkunas
5.30.18
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
women's health

Trump just came for your birth control

Taylor Dolven
10.6.17
birth control

In These States, You Don't Need a Doctor to Prescribe You the Pill

Despite regressive rollbacks in women's health proposed at the federal level, some state legislatures are actually working to push access to birth control forward.
Kimberly Lawson
7.7.17
yikes

Birth Control Recalled Because It Could Get People Pregnant

The placebo pills got put in the wrong place.
Amber Brenza
6.8.17
How Not to Die

Women With Migraines Are Being Misled About the Pill

The CDC recommendations are based on outdated science.
Melinda Wenner Moyer
1.24.17
Stuff

Women Talk About How the Pill Has Completely Fucked Them Over

A new study has found that taking hormonal birth control pills as a young woman makes you more likely to experience depression.
Morgan Harries
10.1.16
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