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CyberNomad
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posted 09 November 2002 04:06 PM      Profile for CyberNomad     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
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The new contraceptive is a flexible plastic ring that is inserted into the vaginal passage. Moisture and body heat activate the release of oestrogen and progestin hormones which prevent ovulation.

(From ananova.com)

From: St. Catharines ON | Registered: Aug 2002  |  IP: Logged
Smith
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posted 09 November 2002 04:31 PM      Profile for Smith     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
Interesting, but not all that revolutionary. It's still hormonal...like Depo, like the pill, only easier to remember and remove. And I guess that's good. How well does it stay in place?
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