Once-A-Month Birth Control Pills? Researchers Say Breakthrough Drug Successfully Tested On AnimalsThe experimental capsule is still years away from drugstores, but researchers reported Wednesday that it worked as designed in a key test in animals.
Study Finds Choice Of Birth Control Found To Have Big Impact On Ovarian CancerDoctors analyzed 11 international studies to uncover a link between IUDs and the chances of ovarian cancer.
Taking Birth Control Helps Female Athletes Avoid Knee Injuries, Study SaysThe study pointed to lower and more stable hormone levels, caused by the pill, for keeping ligaments firmer.
Recall: Birth Control Pills With Flawed Instructions Could Cause 'Unintended Pregnancy'Janssen Pharmaceuticals is voluntarily recalling three lots of a popular birth control pill due to a packaging error that could cause "unintended pregnancy."
Birth Control Pills Recalled Due To Glitch That Could Cause PregnancyAn Allergan spokesperson confirmed to CBS MoneyWatch that there were 168,768 units in the lot involved.
Study Finds No Link Between Hormonal Birth Control And DepressionThere was good news Monday for women concerned about side effects from certain types of birth control.
Birth Control Pills Might Raise A Woman’s Risk Of Breast Cancer, Study SaysBut experts say even if there is a small increase in breast cancer risk, the pill actually protects against other cancers.
Trump Rolls Back Mandate Requiring Employers To Provide Birth Control CoverageTrump issued a new set of rules Friday that allows employers to opt-out of providing certain contraceptive coverage to women if they object on moral or religious grounds.
NY Attorney General Fights To Keep Birth Control Free If 'Obamacare' RevokedWith Obamacare's fate hanging in the balance, New York's attorney general is trying to make sure birth control coverage is protected in the state.
Affordable Care Act’s Uncertain Future Has More Women Looking Into Long Term Birth ControlTrump told the Wall Street Journal that he favors protecting patients from being denied coverage based on pre-existing conditions.
Study Suggests Possibility Of Male Birth Control, But We’re Not There YetThere was important news Thursday, for couples wanting to avoid pregnancy as a new study suggested that there could be a male version of the birth control pill.
U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception MandateA divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama's health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.
Supreme Court Expected To Rule On 'Hobby Lobby' Contraception CaseThe rights of women and the powers of employers will be up against each other on Monday, in a case stemming from Obamacare.
Peekskill Parents Sue School District Over Birth Control For DaughterThe parents of a former Peekskill High School student are suing the school district, alleging a school psychologist crossed the line when he helped the girl acquire birth control.
Protesters Turn Out As U.S. Supreme Court Hears Hobby Lobby Case On Birth Control CoverageProtesters came out in full force Tuesday as the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in a case pitting employers’ religious beliefs against the Affordable Care Act's birth control mandate.