Male birth control breakthrough safely switches off fit sperm for a while – Birth control is good, actually

A non-hormonal, reversible and non-toxic male birth control could be a step closer, with scientists successfully targeting a protein that’s crucial in making fertile sperm. Knocking this protein out for a period of time would give men control over their protection window, much like oral contraceptives for women – but without other side effects and no long-lasting fertility issues.

Birth control is good, actually

Experts say a flood of social media posts about side effects don’t tell the whole story.

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  1. Russ Fletcher on May 24, 2024 at 10:59 am

    I’m sure this will be outlawed as quickly as those similar medications for women…… Tick tick tick….

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