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Family Planning Could Save $11.3B Annually: UN

By | Thu, 11/15/2012 - 09:46

Access to family planning to everyone in developing countries would save $11.3 billion per year that are now being spent on maternal and newborn care, says a new report by the United Nations.

Philippines Defies Church to Push Family Planning

By | Wed, 10/03/2012 - 10:27

Philippine President Benigno Aquino is squaring off against his country's powerful Catholic church in a bid to give people free access to the means to limit the size of their families.

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Adding Protein to Sterile Sperm May Restore Fertility

By | Fri, 09/21/2012 - 14:09

Scientists have discovered that adding a missing protein to infertile sperm could help "kick-start" its ability to fertilize an egg and significantly increase the chances of a successful pregnancy.