Male pill coming soon

Says Jill of Feministe, "It's about time."

A recent study suggests that hormonal contraception for men can be both safe and readily reversible:


“Hormonal male contraceptive methods could soon become widely available,” said Peter Liu from the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.

“These findings thereby increase the promise of new contraceptive drugs allowing men to share more fairly the satisfaction and burden of family planning,” he added in the report published in The Lancet medical journal. [Reuters]
[Feministe]

--> Sign up for Peek in your inbox... every morning! (Go here and check Peek box).
#story_page_post_article

Understand the importance of honest news ?

So do we.

The past year has been the most arduous of our lives. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be catastrophic not only to our health - mental and physical - but also to the stability of millions of people. For all of us independent news organizations, it’s no exception.

We’ve covered everything thrown at us this past year and will continue to do so with your support. We’ve always understood the importance of calling out corruption, regardless of political affiliation.

We need your support in this difficult time. Every reader contribution, no matter the amount, makes a difference in allowing our newsroom to bring you the stories that matter, at a time when being informed is more important than ever. Invest with us.

Make a one-time contribution to Alternet All Access, or click here to become a subscriber. Thank you.

Click to donate by check.

DonateDonate by credit card
Donate by Paypal
{{ post.roar_specific_data.api_data.analytics }}

Don't Sit on the Sidelines of History. Join Alternet All Access and Go Ad-Free. Support Honest Journalism.