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birth control pills

Scientists experiment with once-a-month birth control pills

Once-a-month birth control pill? Experiment works in animals.

05 Dec 2019 3:03 PM

Women taking birth control pills have smaller hypothalamus

Key brain region smaller in birth control pill users: Study.

05 Dec 2019 11:05 AM

Know the health benefits of birth control pills

Other than preventing unwanted pregnancies, birth control pills have these benefits too.

09 Jul 2019 4:42 PM

Researchers show how exactly contraceptives affect mental health in women

Effects of hormone shifts on mood and behaviour may vary with some women being very sensitive to small shifts in oestrogen and progesterone.

17 May 2018 5:52 PM

Birth control pills does not cause depression in women: study

Depression is a concern for a lot of women when they're starting hormonal contraception.

27 Feb 2018 2:10 PM


Small risk of breast cancer seen with hormone contraceptives

Researchers found a similar breast cancer risk with the progestin-only intrauterine device.

07 Dec 2017 12:21 PM