Voldys

21 birth control pills in a small glass vial. Collected ...

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A tour through our museum

Three rooms show a ramble through the history of contraception from the ancient Egyptians to the methods of tomorrow, woman and man.

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Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde

Ungebundene Ausgabe der Zeitschrift 'Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde' aus dem Jänner 1955. Auf dem Deckblatt der Ausgabe findet sich ein Gesamtverzeichnis.

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MUVS News

Dirk Wildemeersch MD has died

The tireless developer and genius inventor of contraceptive coils, Dirk Wildemeersch MD, has died. Over years of meticulous work, he developed the Gynefix® coil in 1984: the nylon thread with small copper beads is fixed in the wall of the uterus, and thus the risk of it being expelled without one noticing is very low.

Ferdinand Peeters (1918-1998)

It is him that we have to thank for the first ever pill in Germany, Anovlar: he investigated, assessed and developed the dosage of a Schering research preparation.