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The Pill: Would You Go Off It To Test Your Relationship Chemistry?

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Our friends over at TresSugar recently raised an interesting question: Would you go off the pill to make sure he's "the one?" They were responding to a new study that found that the birth control pill, in evening out hormones, may cause women on the pill to choose uglier men who are worse at sex but better at long-term relationships, while women not on the pill may choose men they find more attractive but who might not be best for them in the long run.

Tara Sharp at TresSugar wondered whether you can know how much sexual chemistry you actually have with your significant other if the pill makes you care less about that aspect of the relationship. What do you think?

Quick Poll

Would you go off of the Pill to test your relationship chemistry?

No, I don't need hormones to tell me who I love.

Yes, if it would help me determine if we're really sexually compatible.

No -- if we're not a perfect match sexually, I don't want to know.

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