Uterine prolapse afflicts about 10% of women in Nepal and the heavy burden of chores, coupled with women’s limited choices regarding sexuality and reproduction, could be important factors.

Last week, we highlighted an article in The Atlantic about Jonathan Eig’s new book, The Birth of the Pill: How Four Crusaders Reinvented Sex and Launched a Revolution. Today, he shares some more intriguing insights from his research with us.