60 Years of the Contraceptive Pill

Contraceptive Pills

May 2021 marks 60 years since the oral contraceptive pill became available on the NHS.  Better known as ‘the pill’, oral contraceptives are used by 151 million people worldwide[i], typically falling into two main categories: Combined Oral Contraceptives (COCs), which contain two hormones – oestrogen and progestogen – and the Progestogen-only Pill (POP), also known […]