The Dutch pill

Lutera – Birth control pills (© ParentingPatch/WikiCommons)

Laura Durnford examines the relationship between the Netherlands and the oral contraceptive pill, 40 years after its introduction. Apart from talking to the experts in the field of public health, sexual reform, family planning and the manufacturer, Laura also hears what four women have to say about the pill and what it has meant for them. 

Producer: Laura Durnford

Broadcast: 2004