Male Sterilization

Male Sterilization A vasectomy is a permanent method of birth control for males. It is a surgical procedure, typically involving local anesthesia, in which the vas deferens are cut, tied, or blocked off so that sperm cannot leave the scrotum. This procedure prevents the expulsion of sperm from the male’s body during ejaculation, thus eliminating…

Male Birth Control: Coming Soon?

Currently, the two most popular forms of contraception available for males are male condoms and vasectomies, as opposed to the wide range of birth control options available for females. Both of these forms of contraception are very effective at preventing pregnancy for a female partner (and, in the case of latex and polyurethane condoms, preventing…