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Is Hormonal Birth Control Safe?

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Is Hormonal Birth Control Safe?

Hormonal contraceptives were first introduced in the 1960’s, following long fought religious battles and societal upheavals that eventually became known collectively as the sexual revolution.  Although still thought of by many religious groups as “playing God”, hormonal birth control has become a well-accepted part of modern day family planning. Studies show that roughly four out…

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Safer Birth Control Options: The Dangers of Yaz

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Safer Birth Control Options: The Dangers of Yaz

Many argue that there is no guaranteed “safe” birth control option, as no birth control (other than abstinence)  is 100%  effective in preventing pregnancy, however, there are “safer”  birth control options than the controversial and potentially dangerous oral contraceptive, Yaz.  Yaz, a top selling contraceptive from the Bayer Company, has an unsettling amount of serious…

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