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LILETTA® levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system now FDA-approved for use for up to 6 years
Post written by Yadurshini Raveendran, FHI 360 Medicines360 and Allergan announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the extension of LILETTA® (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterin... Read full article
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When are commodities not just “commodities”?
Post written by Mukul Taparia, Managing Director, Pregna International

“Commodity” is a ... Read full article

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The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program Updates Questionnaires
The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program has updated its questionnaires for DHS-8. Since 1984, the DHS Program ha... Read full article
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Nominations Open for the 2019 Innovating for Impact Awards 
Through July 31, 2019, the Global Health Technologies Coalition will be accepting nominations for the Read full article
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Contraceptive Innovation at Women Deliver – A Look at the Past, The Present, The Future
Next week, more than 8,000 researchers, policy makers, and advocates from 160+ countries will gather in Vancouver, British Columbia, to discuss the future of women: their health, their strength, and their autonomy. Women... Read full article
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Ovaprene® holds promise as non-hormonal contraceptive
Ovaprene®, a non-hormonal, monthly birth control ring for women, has been identified as a first-in-category contraceptive product to watch in 2019. Ovaprene® consists of a vaginal silicone ring encompassing a a permeable mesh in the center which cr... Read full article
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Potential role of genetics in contraceptive failure
Women are often counseled that “perfect” use of hormonal contraception results in greater effectiveness than “typical” use, which encompasses human error in drug dosing and administration. However, a small percentage of women may become pregn... Read full article
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It’s an exciting time at the CTI Exchange!
Since 2015, the CTI Exchange has served as a platform to increase global access to information and resources that supports contraceptive research, development, registration and introduction. Through collaboration with our contributors and readers, we... Read full article
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DHS Program Seeks Feedback on Model Questionnaires
The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program is currently soliciting feedback on its model questionnaires, optional modules, and biomarkers. The purpose of collecting user input is to enhance the DHS-8 tools so that they better meet current and e... Read full article