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A Good Man: Gregory Pincus and the Development of Oral Contraception

March 1 , 2011
by: Leon Speroff, M.D., Oregon Health and Science University

Most clinicians are unaware of the history of oral contraception. The story of the birth control pill provides an appreciation for the enormous personal and social impact of this achievement, and an understanding of the early efforts of hormonal contraceptive research in the political and social climate of the time.


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