• To Bleed Or Not To Bleed: Is That The Question?

    Young women are increasingly using birth control pills to avoid menstruation as well as pregnancy, for the sake of convenience rather than health.

  • IUDs: The Facts Of The Matter

    Kinsey Institute intern Rosalyn Sternberg discusses a new study demonstrating the effectiveness of IUDs.

  • Q&A: I Don’t Get Wet And I Have Never Experienced Orgasm

    Vaginal lubrication is influenced by a number of factors, including characteristics of the woman herself as well as characteristics of the sexual event.

  • Q&A: Decreased Libido and Vaginal Lubrication. Anything I Can Do?

    Most women and men will notice changes in their sexual feelings or in the ways their genitals respond over time.

  • Is A Birth Control Pill For Men A Possibility?

    New research is exploring the possibility of a birth control pill for men that would lower sperm counts through the use of genetic therapies.

  • Q&A: Birth Control Pill Effectiveness: How Long Does It Take?

    A female reader asks how long it takes for birth control pills to become effective and how to decrease her risk of pregnancy.

  • Q&A: Birth Control Effectiveness And Unprotected Sex

    Information about birth control and steps to take when considering stopping condom use with a partner after both test STI-free.

  • What Will They Think Of Next? New Birth Control For Men.

    A new study might provide effective and easily reversible birth control for men. It's hard to imagine, but it's looking like that may be a possibility...