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A new study has revealed that women, who recently used birth control pills with high-dose estrogen are prone to increased risk for breast cancer.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 15:47
Obese women who use oral contraceptives to prevent pregnancy can now heave a sigh of relief as researchers have identified ways to make birth control pills more effective.
Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 14:23
The health of the human vagina depends on a symbiotic/mutually beneficial relationship with "good" bacteria that live on its surface feeding on products produced by vaginal skin cells.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 10:22
Clinical trials are to begin soon on a new vaginal ring that promises to provide months of protection against pregnancy, HIV and herpes, US researchers said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 17:18
A new study has revealed that women who take oral contraceptives are at higher risk of multiple sclerosis (MS).
Last Updated: Monday, February 03, 2014, 11:27
The abortion rate in the United States dipped to its lowest since 1973, coinciding with a steep decline in overall pregnancy and birth rates.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 14:02
A new study has suggested that that women who have taken oral contraceptives for three or more years are twice as likely to suffer from glaucoma.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 14:26
Researchers have developed a female condom which they claim can protect against pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases such as HIV by dissolving inside the body and releasing chemicals.