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Birth Control Side Effects

Why Women Shouldn't Have to Justify Their Choice of Birth Control

Jill Knapp | Posted 06.24.2014 | Women
Jill Knapp

On the fourth date, he had asked me a question. It seemed innocent enough at the time, so I answered him honestly. He asked me if I was on the birth control pill, and I told him that I wasn't.

Birth Control Is Great -- But It Almost Killed Me

Jamie Hergenrader | Posted 09.30.2013 | Women
Jamie Hergenrader

When my doctor agreed to see me immediately without an appointment, I should have known something was wrong.

Is Your Birth Control Diminishing Your Sex Drive?

Ricki Pollycove, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ricki Pollycove, M.D.

Compounding the silent problem is the rarity of doctors even inquiring about women's sexual satisfaction as part of routine health care.

The Pill Makes Women Choose Bad Boyfriends: Study | Jeanna Bryner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Birth-control pills could screw up a woman's ability to sniff out a compatible mate, a new study finds. While several factors can send a woman swooni...