Before The Pill

Before The Pill

Written on 06/26/2020
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Recorded instances of Native American women taking contraceptives dates back to the 1700s, more than 200 years before the creation of a man-made substance by western medicine.  One of the herbs used was the stone seed, employed by the Shoshone, while the Potawatomi used the herb dogbane.


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