If you're a sperm-producer who doesn't want kids, your personal contribution to contraception is currently limited to condoms or the snip.
Needless to say, not everybody likes those choices. But now a topical treatment could add another simple, non-invasive option to the mix - it's a hormonal gel that reduces sperm count when applied to the skin.Read the whole article
Our interview with Adam Smith is interrupted by a raid from environmental health inspectors. Smith recently opened the UK's first waste food supermarket, a vast facility in the northern city of Leeds stacked with tons of intercepted produce. The launch attracted huge donations, hordes of shoppers, and interest from government agents....Read More
The BBC's award-winning 100 Women news season is breaking new ground. The annual series - which shines a light at issues affecting women all over the world - is this year giving women a chance to make a change. Seemingly endless stories of harassment, inequality, and simply less visibility in many spheres...Read More
When you’re prescribed a course of antibiotics, it’s important to finish the whole thing. At least, that’s the message that’s been perpetuated for years by doctors, nurses, parents and the media. But now, a group of British doctors are making the case that in most cases, it’s time to drop the...Read More