HHS Takes Another Step Back From Contraceptive Coverage

WASHINGTON (MedPage Today) — The Obama administration is extending an exemption to the Obamacare contraceptive coverage mandate to for-profit companies and nonprofit organizations whose owners or leaders object to providing the coverage, officials announced. MedPage Today OB/Gyn

Contraceptive pills may double breast cancer risk

"Some contraceptive pills double risk of breast cancer," The Daily Telegraph reports, as a new US study found an increased risk of 50% with use of the combined oral contraceptive pill, commonly called "the pill". The combined pill contains oestrogen and, as it is known oestrogen can stimulate breast cancer cells to grow, the potential […]