Women in ancient China were told that drinking hot mercury would prevent pregnancy. Which is kind of true, since drinking mercury can lead to organ failure and death, so those women definitely wouldn’t be carrying a child anytime soon.
The German word for ‘birth control pill’ is ‘antibabypille’.
Women who take birth control blink 32% more than women who do not take birth control. The cause is still unknown.
There is a male birth control shot being developed in India that lasts for 10 years, and has very minimal side effects so far.