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pill, the:

see birth controlbirth control,
practice of contraception for the purpose of limiting reproduction. Methods of Birth Control

Male birth control methods include withdrawal of the male before ejaculation (the oldest contraceptive technique) and use of the condom, a rubber sheath
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For those who take the Pill, the risk is nine to 10 women in every 10,000.
About 15-20 per cent of women lose weight during the first year they use the Pill, the majority (60 per cent) stay the same weight and only 20-25 per cent put on around 2kg.
While the FDA had until October to decide on the fate of the once-aday AIDS pill, the agency was not expected to take that long to act because the government has been encouraging companies to collaborate on finding easier ways to treat AIDS.