Contraceptive Pill Linked with Reduced Risk of Ovarian Cancer

September 27, 2018 5:31 pm

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Researchers not sure apparent protective effect extends to progestin only products such as mini pill and implants.

Women who use modern forms of the combined pill are at a lower risk of developing ovarian cancer than women … Read more

Oral Contraceptive Use Has Driven Down Ovarian Cancer Death Rates

September 29, 2016 8:12 pm

The birth control pill has not only granted women greater reproductive freedom, it may have also protected them against dying from ovarian cancer, suggests a new study published Tuesday in the Annals of Oncology.

Researchers analyzed trends in ovarian cancer … Read more