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News: Bill Gates Is Officially Backing A Revolutionary Birth Control With An On And Off Switch

Is this real life?

Tech tycoon and leader of the free world, Bill Gates, has officially backed a revolutionary way to birth control. The Microsoft creator has given millions to fund a new type of birth control that would be surgically implanted into a woman’s body and can be activated and deactivated by simply flipping a switch.

According to reports on Elite Daily and BBC news, The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation gave $4.6 million to MicroCHIPS, the startup who is responsible for developing the unnamed product.

Here how it works:

via BBC, Elite Daily

via BBC, Elite Daily

Contraceptive implants are already available, but can only be deactivated at a clinic are not as accessible. This device also lasts up to 16 years, which is over three times as long as any other implantable contraceptive including IUDs.

Should this work out in everyone’s favor, the device could be made available as early as 2018.

Bruh, technology is CRAZY. For more info, click on over to Elite Daily

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