Archive | May, 2009

Hormonal birth control a carcinogenic to humans

Hormonal birth control a carcinogenic to humans

A 2005 press release stating the connection of hormonal birth control and cancer made plenty of headlines when it associated the pill with a lowered risk of ovarian cancer. The very same press release also pointed to findings of a higher risk of breast cancer among women taking the pill. Somehow this news did not […] [...more]

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High Health Risk Alert for Yasmin

High Health Risk Alert for Yasmin

The pill that promised no periods is now associated with serious health risks, including sudden death. The attorneys at Morgan & Morgan are warning consumers that Yasmin (also known as Yaz) birth control pills have been linked to serious side effects, including heart attack, stroke, and death. Yaz and Yasmin, as well as the generic […] [...more]

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NuvaRing Attributed to Woman’s Death

NuvaRing Attributed to Woman’s Death

Nuvaring has been the target of multiple lawsuits. One more death is being attributed to Nuvaring. Is NuvaRing to blame for Jackie Bozicev’s death? Her husband believes so. Jackie died in December 2007. An autopsy showed she died of a blood clot that traveled from her pelvic area to her lungs. Her husband Rob was […] [...more]

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