What makes people choose a particular contraceptive?

What makes people choose a particular contraceptive?

Researches have been trying to answer this question for a long time. Needs and preferences for contraception change over time and vary with the person’s stage of life.  Safety, effectiveness and reversibility are some of the most important attributes when...
More than 40% of Pregnancies Globally are Unintended

More than 40% of Pregnancies Globally are Unintended

Worldwide, about 85 million annual pregnancies are unintended, or >40% of all pregnancies. These pregnancies result in 50%  abortions, 12% miscarriages, and 38% unplanned births. The impact is substantial costs to healthcare systems, social services as well as...
Will COVID-19 Change our Approach to Contraception?

Will COVID-19 Change our Approach to Contraception?

The new coronavirus has spread rapidly in cities around the globe. Some believe that pandemics will become endemic or part of our daily lives – vaccination disparities will cause that many countries will not reach herd immunity and other variants will develop....
2021 Intentions: Getting to Know your Cervix

2021 Intentions: Getting to Know your Cervix

In recognition of Cervical Cancer Awareness month, we would like to join the conversation and spread awareness around this very crucial part of the female reproductive system. As women, it’s important to be aware of our bodies and the complexities within them so we...
ASPIVIX 2020: A Year in Review

ASPIVIX 2020: A Year in Review

We certainly all agree that 2020 was anything but ordinary. COVID-19 forced us to quickly adapt to the new normal and change our way of life. At ASPIVIX, we found an opportunity to take a stand and amplify our voice in “matters that matter” the most to us: to advance...