The pill still hard to swallow in Japan

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Ten years ago this month, the pill was approved for use in Japan, yet despite its popularity overseas, very few Japanese women use it. In fact, Japan was the last UN member country to approve the pill. Of all industrialized nations, France has the highest number of pill advocates at 44%, with the U.K. at 26% and the United States at 18%.

Read the full piece at Japan Pulse.

The pill still hard to swallow in Japan | Japan PulseIn Japan it stands at 3%. Why?

In a country where porn is abundantcondoms are readily available and love hotels are beating the recession, it’s certainly not from a lack of interest in sex but more a lack of confidence in the pill itself.

Read the full piece at Japan Pulse.

The pill still hard to swallow in Japan | Japan Pulse

About Jason A Jenkins

Writer, father and informavore, Jason likes working in, around and between Tokyo's creative forces. He is an avid fan of live music, carry-on luggage, people-watching and Taiwanese high-mountain oolong tea.
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