contraceptive pill

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A temporary death certifi-cate has been issued which states her cause of death to be pulmonary embolism caused by the contraceptive pill.
A spokesman added: "Women should continue to take their contraceptive pill.
To overcome limitations of previous studies and to provide robust estimates of patterns and frequency of emergency contraceptive pill use, this study employed a sampling methodology that allowed for the recruitment of a diverse group of urban women of reproductive age and a critical mass of method users.
There were also 500 teenagers aged 13 to 14 taking the contraceptive pill in the West Midlands, representing 1.
The combined contraceptive pill is the most popular form of contraceptive, especially for women in their 20s and 30s.
The program, which started last year and now has been instituted at 13 high schools, allows school nurses to give students emergency contraceptive pills, designed to prevent pregnancy following unprotected sex or a contraceptive failure if taken within 72 hours," reported Reuters on September 24.
Women taking a combined oral contraceptive pill containing the hormone levonorgestrel had a three times increased risk (6.
Therefore, if you're using another type of contraception, such as the contraceptive Pill, you should also use a condom to protect yourself against getting a STI.
They say: "Although Humanae Vitae never mentions nuns, they should be free to use the contraceptive pill to protect against the hazards of nulliparity, since the document states that 'the Church in no way regards as unlawful therapeutic means considered necessary to cure organic diseases, even though they also have a contraceptive effect'.
to see if there was a link between use of the contraceptive pill and illness
Summary: BEIRUT: Exactly 50 years after it was first introduced and promised to revolutionalize family planning, and through it the roles and lives of countless women across the world, the contraceptive pill has failed to achieve the impact many had hoped for.
HAPPY: Jenna Morris with with fiance Luke Hawson A BRIDE-TO-BE died of an undetected blood clot allegedly caused by the contraceptive pill.
Summary: Women who have ever taken the contraceptive pill can expect to live longer than those who have not, according to a survey.
30) In addition, we call for further research to assess whether obese women face an increased risk of emergency contraceptive pill failure.
Q WHY did my GP stop my Dianette contraceptive pill which was helping my acne?