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oral contraception


A conversation with Carl Djerassi, a father of the pill

The chemist talks with Need to Know about the early days of the pill, population decline and alternate realities.


A birth control pill for men?

An excerpt from Elaine Tyler May’s recently published book, “America and the Pill.”

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