Silicon Valley finally came up with something worth Uberizing: Birth control

Women's burden to regularly visit the doctor to avoid unwanted pregnancies might soon be a thing of the past

By Janet Upadhye
Published January 20, 2016 6:11PM (EST)

Startups Startup Nurx, Maven and Lemonaid have all recently introduced birth control that you can order online and have delivered to your door.

The process is simple: women answer doctors' question online, order pills and within 24 hours the pills arrive on their doorstep.

The process alleviates the sexist burden on women to make regular doctor visits in order to enjoy sex free of the fear of unwanted pregnancy and eliminates the stress of answering countless in-person questions about sexual activity.

Plus studies show that the easier it is to obtain the pill, the more women who need it will take it.

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