Women partly reason for low vasectomy figures
news Monday, December 08, 2014 - 05:30
The News Minute | November 15, 2014 | 8.50 am IST Men are discouraged or dissuaded from undergoing vasectomies by women. Over concerns that surgeries could leave the men unhealthy or even impotent, women stop their men from undergoing the comparatively more simpler family planning mechanism, reported Times of India.¬† The numbers show a striking divide between genders in Tamil Nadu with just 512 men opting for a vasectomy as compared to 162219 women undergoing tubectomies between March and Spetmber.¬† At a recent health camp in Chennai, only three men turned up for a ‚Äėno scalpel vasectomy‚Äô said the report. Read¬†Seven fallacies due to which Indian men are unwilling to get a vasectomy Read¬†Five things to know about sterilisation camps in India, deaths in Chattisgarh
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