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Interesting news [May. 11th, 2009|05:53 pm]
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Male hormonal birth control has a successful trial

Given the societal implications of the pill, I figure this (if it pans out) could also have major social and societal effects. What do you all think?

From: mariaklob
2009-05-12 02:17 pm (UTC)
Virginity until marriage is sufficiently rare in today's society that I left it out of consideration.

I think it's wise to ask one's fiance to get tested, because abstinence is so very rare. There's a level of trust and ethical consistency beyond which you may not consider it necessary.
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[User Picture]From: etherial
2009-05-12 04:07 pm (UTC)
Indeed, requiring testing of syphilis for marriage licenses in Massachusetts resulted in dramatic reduction in the incidence of syphilis.
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