Round pill dispenser for 20 contraceptive pills. Pills and instructions ...

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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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§ 218

Artikel des Magazins Stern anlässlich der Debatte um den Paragraphen 218. Nach der Selbstbezichtigung von Frauen abgetrieben zu haben, geben in dieser Ausgabe auch Männer, darunter Politiker, Schriftsteller und Schauspieler, zu an Abtreibungen beteiligt gewesen zu sein.

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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.