From the archives | I'm 29, unmarried and have no kids - this is why I did an irreversible vasectomy

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Phethelo 'Jag' Fakude shares his journey of getting a vasectomy.
Phethelo 'Jag' Fakude shares his journey of getting a vasectomy.

Birth control. It's a topic that's mostly focused on women and puts the burden of making sure that sex doesn't lead to pregnancy only on one person in the relationship. 

But this one man's decision to have a vasectomy at a young age has led to conversations about the procedure. 

Phethelo 'Jag' Fakude (29) has known for quite some time that he doesn't want to have kids. He doesn't get the warm and fuzzy feelings when people talk about babies and he doesn't have an urge to see a mini-version of himself that is often seen as a way to leave a legacy. 

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