News related to Mirena (Levonorgestrel) and/or conditions it is approved for
Multiple Sclerosis Risk Tied to Some OCs
Source: MedPage Today OB/Gyn [2014.09.16]
BOSTON (MedPage Today) -- Women using combined oral contraceptives containing norethindrone or levonorgestrel were substantially more likely to develop multiple sclerosis than those not on "The Pill."
Improved access to female-controlled contraception is needed to help women experiencing intimate partner violence
Source: Sexual Health / STDs News From Medical News Today [2014.09.17]
Access to female-controlled contraceptive methods must be improved in order to help women and girls to counteract any risks to their reproductive health caused by intimate partner violence and...
Research reveals more than half of young women who have abortions were using contraception when they fell pregnant
Source: Abortion News From Medical News Today [2014.04.30]
Reproductive health charity Marie Stopes UK has launched the findings of the first research in the UK into the contraceptive use of women aged 16-24 having one or more abortions.
Males' access to the morning after pill was limited by nearly three-quarters of pharmacies
Source: Sexual Health / STDs News From Medical News Today [2014.09.12]
Male shoppers in search of emergency contraception do not always have an easy time making these purchases and may be turned away at their local pharmacies.