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Men: Would You Take a Birth Control Pill?

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Hold your horses

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Of course this male birth control pill won’t protect either party from sexually transmitted infections like the condom.

Women’s responsibility?

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According to the Centers for Disease Control, in the United States, 17.5% of women in the United States aged 15-44 using birth control are on the pill. Since 1960 it has been the responsibility of women choosing not to get pregnant to remember to take the pill everyday.

A positive

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“Even if just 5-10% of men used this (an oral contraceptive), it would limit population growth,” Ilpo Huhtaniemi, emeritus professor of Reproductive Endocrinology at Imperial College London told CNN.