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Gynecologist Gives 10 Reasons Women Should Quit Taking Birth Control Pills

Millions of women are prescribed birth control pills every day to prevent pregnancy or to control a hormonal imbalance, but Dr. Sara Gottfried, a practicing gynecologist, is convinced women have been sold a pack of lies when it comes to these top-selling pharmaceutical drugs. Here’s why. First, you should know that this article is about […]

21-year-old woman suffers fatal blood clot one month after starting on birth control pills

21-year-old woman suffers fatal blood clot one month after starting on birth control pills

While newer, “third generation” types of the Pill are said to come without the frustrations of weight gain and headaches that typically come with taking older types of oral contraceptives, it has an extremely serious drawback: the potential to cause clots and lead to death. That’s exactly what the mother of 21-year-old Fallan Kurek says […]

5 Reasons To Stop Taking Birth Control TODAY

5 Reasons To Stop Taking Birth Control TODAY

When I was 16 years old, I went on birth control. Not because I was sexually active, but because my periods were irregular and painful. Of course, the first thing my doctor suggested to me, was to go on birth control, and everything would soon regulate. Fast-forward seven years later, once I decided to go […]

Read This BEFORE You Get that Mammogram

Read This BEFORE You Get that Mammogram

A mammogram uses ionizing radiation at a relatively high dose, which in and of itself can contribute to the development of breast cancer…