The Pill

  • Long Reads

    Natural Cycles contraception app advert is banned for being misleading

    The ASA has ruled that the app’s claim of being a ‘highly accurate contraceptive’ is misleading and exaggerates its effectiveness

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • Long Reads

    Why are so many women turning their backs on the pill?

    Have we had enough of this once liberating invention?

    Posted by
    Natasha Preskey
    Published
  • Life

    New research suggests the male pill could soon become a reality

    "This is a major step forward in the development of a once-daily male pill"

    Posted by
    Emily Reynolds
    Published
  • Life

    This smartphone app is as effective as the pill, study confirms

    Conclusive evidence that you can ditch hormonal contraceptives, if you so desire

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Contraception is an emotional and mental burden for women, study finds

    New research argues that men should be sharing more responsibility for avoiding pregnancy.

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Contraception is more effective than ever before, study finds

    Some good news.

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • Life

    Mobile app officially approved as a method of contraception

    Will you be ditching the pill for your phone?

    Posted by
    Amy Swales
    Published
  • Life

    Taking the pill may increase likelihood of depression

    According to a major new study

    Posted by
    Harriet Hall
    Published
  • Life

    There’s an unexpected health benefit to being on the Pill

    And it’s particularly good news for those of us in the UK

    Posted by
    Moya Crockett
    Published
  • Life

    Is this the hormone-free contraceptive we've all been waiting for?

    Goodbye, the pill

    Posted by
    Stylist Team
    Published