They are both Group 1 Carcinogens according to the WHO’s International Agency for Research on Cancer’s 2011 Report.
From Breast Cancer and the Pill The Pill increases a woman’s risk of breast cancer. Why? Because oral contraceptives cause a significantly higher rate of breast cell division, and in general, cells that divide more rapidly are more likely to become cancerous. By how much? According to the 2009 study Risk Factors for Triple-Negative Breast […]
From pro-choice website Livestrong: Types of Birth Control Pills & Their Hormone Doses There are two main types of oral contraceptive birth control pills (OCPs): pills containing a combination of ethinyl estradiol (EE, a synthetic form of estrogen) and progestin (a synthetic form of progesterone), and pills containing only progestin. The method of action is […]
This pro-choice infographic shows the costs of birth control in the United States. Keep in mind that the data presented isn’t all accurate, but we’ll let it be for now. Then consider this: Created by: MedicalBillingandCodingCertification.net Found this in this article: We Pop Way Too Many Pills and the Pills Don’t Even Work Again, not […]
In a word, NO. But before we get into the nitty-gritty, let’s define what contraception is. When people hear the word contraception, they immediately deduce that contra = against + conception, and they take it to mean that it prevents conception. However, things are not that simple. See the following, very simplified chart of when […]
Listen up, ladies! If you’re on the Pill, or thinking of going on the Pill, or know someone who’s on it, or thinking of going on it, you owe it to yourself and to that person to WATCH THIS VIDEO, and spread the word. You want informed choice, right? Here it is. Here’s the information […]