No. The Pill actually protects against cancer of the ovaries and cancer of the lining of the uterus. A woman is half as likely to get cancer of the uterus … read more
Articles Tagged: birth control pills
The truth is most people who take birth control pills do NOT gain weight. Scientific studies have not shown any link between the Pill and weight gain, but medication can … read more
Adolescent girls and young women are often prescribed birth control pills for irregular or absent menstrual periods, menstrual cramps, acne, PMS, endometriosis, Primary Ovarian Insufficiency (POI) and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome … read more
If I’m on birth control pills and my boyfriend ejaculates inside of me, am I at high risk of becoming pregnant? If you take your birth control pills every day, … read more
These charts show the percentages of women who accidentally get pregnant while using contraception over the course of one year. Typical Use: When contraception is not used every time, or … read more
Here’s a list of the many available types of contraception, and the pros and cons of using each.