The Success of Covid Antiviral Pills Depends on Quick Access and

JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News In a matter of weeks, perhaps before many Americans finish decorating for the holidays, the US may have access to a new antiviral pill that Merck is expected to change the deadly course of the covid-19 pandemic – with a second option from Pfizer shortly thereafter. . Now under federal …

Are Birth Control Pills Ruining Your Sex Life?

Michelle Davin, Ph.D. The pill lowers blood testosterone and free testosterone levels and increases SHBG, all of which suppress sexual desire. Oral contraceptives are the birth control method of choice for many women because of their effectiveness and convenience. Doctors have been prescribing “pills” for decades, but we still don’t fully understand the health implications …