Oral Contraceptives

Birth control pill as effective as antibiotics for acne management

Birth control pill as effective as antibiotics for acne management

Although antibiotics may be superior at three months, oral contraceptive pills s are equivalent to antibiotics at six months in reducing acne.

Better access to OTC and emergency contraceptives empowers women

Better access to OTC and emergency contraceptives empowers women

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Benefits of better access to contraceptives outweigh risks, and wide availability of information sources makes educating U.S. women easy.

Moving toward preventative annual well-woman visits

Moving toward preventative annual well-woman visits

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OTC birth control and less frequent Pap smears could clear the way for annual Ob/GYN visits that offer comprehensive preventative care.

Oral contraceptives typically have little impact on libido

Oral contraceptives typically have little impact on libido

Review finds that a small number of women have negative sexual effects from oral contraceptives.

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