Category - Birth Control


Endometrial Ablation: The End of Your Heavy Menstruation?

If you are having heavy periods and don’t want to have children, endometrial ablation may be for you, especially if you are in perimenopause. It involves permanently destroying the uterine lining so you stop menstruating. But there are some real risks and it’s not for everyone. Are you a candidate? Do you know what to …


Air-Infused Female Condom Enhances Female Pleasure

I was recently asked to write a blog post for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Blog about a recent grant I was awarded together with a company called Condax. The grant explores the development of a new female condom that has the potential to enhance female sexual pleasure and support male erections as well …


HealthRock and Dr. Mache awarded Gates Foundation Award

HealthRock® Media Contact: HealthRock, LLC Receives Grand Challenges Explorations Grant For Groundbreaking Research in Global Health and Development   Newton, MA – HealthRock LLC announced today that it is a Grand Challenges Explorations winner, an initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.  Mache Seibel, MD will pursue an innovative global health and …


New Female Condom Offers Safe, Pleaurable Sex in Perimenopause – Mache Seibel, MD and Condax Featured in Wired Magazine

  THIS IS THE COVER   WIRED MAGAZINE COVER ARTICLE TITLE “Bill Gates and President Bill Clinton on the NSA, Safe Sex, and American Exceptionalism” BY STEVEN LEVY 11.12.13 6:30 AM   and this is OUR TEAM’S RESEARCH IN THE SAME ISSUE PLEASURABLE PROTECTOR Condax’s Air-Infused Female Condom BY MARK YARM In the developing world, it’s …


Bioidentical Estrogen: What is it and is it safe?

Today I want to talk to you about something you probably have heard a lot about, and that’s bioidentical estrogens. You may be wondering what bioidentical estrogens are, and you may be wondering if they are really safe. Are they safer than the regular ones you get in a drug store? What is it you …