48 min ago
The Pill linked to breast cancer risk for younger women
A new statistical analysis finds that women under age 50 who were diagnosed with breast cancer were also more likely to have recently been on some versions of the Pill.
4 hrs ago
Results may trouble women on birth control pill
Whether women currently taking birth control pills have a higher risk of breast cancer has long been a matter of debate with some studies suggesting that they do, and others suggesting that they don't.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Saudi women spend SR108m on birth control pills
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UPDATE 1-Bayer results fall slightly short of view on strong euro
Bayer, Germany's largest drugmaker, reported second quarter results slightly below expectations and tempered its 2014 sales forecast as growth from newly launched pharmaceuticals was offset by a strong euro weighing on the value of overseas sales.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Birth control pills: Harmful in early pregnancy?
Taking combination birth control pills or minipills during early pregnancy doesn't appear to increase the risk of birth defects.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Wireless Design & Development
Why This Remote-Controlled Birth Control Will Be the Next Big Thing
In the midst of the Hobby Lobby court case decision and other conversations about birth control, there has been an announcement about an advancement in contraceptive technology.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Guest column: Hobby Lobby ruling likely to have no effect on access to contraceptives
The recent ruling by the Supreme Court regarding Hobby Lobby and some forms of birth control has caused quite an uproar.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Hobby Lobby Majority Opinion: It Can't Be Sex...
The majority opinion in Hobby Lobby erases women from the picture altogether. In a decision that is squarely about women's health and equality, the male justices in the majority refuse to acknowledge the centrality of women.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Free birth control, fewer births
Women have many choices when it comes to avoiding pregnancy. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 99% of sexually active women from 2006 to 2010 used at least one contraceptive method at some point.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Seeking to upend Hobby Lobby court ruling, federal legislation crafted
Two New Hampshire Democrats announced Wednesday they had signed on to federal legislation that would upend the recent Hobby Lobby decision, in which the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a for-profit corporation could deny coverage of some birth-control treatments based on its owners' religious beliefs.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Breast cancer risk may be higher with some IUD's
Women have many choices when it comes to practicing safe sex. According to data released Thursday by the CDC, 99% of sexually active women have used at least one contraceptive method during their lifetime.
Melasma: Tips to Make It Less Noticeable - American Academy of Dermatology
Melasma is a common skin problem that causes brown to gray-brown patches on the face.
Remote control contraceptive in the works
The wireless device is only 20 millimeters long and would lie under the skin in the buttocks, upper arm or abdomen.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Illinois to Vote on Contraception
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that birth control measures can be excluded from employer-provided prescription drug coverage Source: http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/ward-room/Quinn-Signs-Ballot-Question-on-Birth-Control-265965891.html#ixzz36jeIwwVg Follo $14 million dollars--that's how much a jury awarded an Elmwood Park woman who suffered a ... (more)
Wed Jul 02, 2014
U.S. Falls Behind Other Countries That Provide Free Contraception
The Supreme Court's decision in the controversial Hobby Lobby case , which exempts " closely held " corporations from providing birth control to employees if it conflicts with their religious interests, has prompted discussion of contraception access around the world.