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New study: using birth control pill for 5+ years doubles risk of brain cancer

This is from the ultra-leftist Time magazine, of all places.

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Dr. David Gaist, a neurologist at Odense University Hospital and the University of Southern Denmark, and his colleagues found that women taking hormonal contraceptives — those containing estrogen, progestin or a combination of both — showed higher rates of a rare brain tumor known as glioma.

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Study: Contraceptives Could Be Linked To Rare Brain Tumor

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A new study shows birth control could be linked with the development of a rare type of brain tumor.

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Birth Control Pill Risks May Now Include Brain Cancer

Taking any drug is a matter of weighing the benefits and risks, and when it comes to birth control, women may now have one more factor to consider. 531 more words

The Great Men On Careerist GoGrrls

Reader Experienced Father forwards this passage from Teddy Roosevelt, who in this excerpt reveals amazing powers of observation and prescience (and a serum T level that in one brief moment exceeds Obama’s lifetime gonadal output). 944 more words

Ugly Truths

Cooper reblogged this on I Struck the Board, and cried, No more and commented:

Great Post by CH

Good Catholics don’t need to breed ‘like rabbits’ – Pope Francis

Pope Francis (L) flanked by Padre Federico Lombardi speak to journalist sitting onboard a plane during his trip back to Rome, on January 19, 2015 from the Philippines. 220 more words

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On Getting Pregnant "Right Away"--pt. 1

When Hubby and I went out to eat to casually celebrate our second ‘month-iversary’ in July, we spent a bit of time laughing on how much we’ve managed to accomplish in that amount of time—specifically, making a baby. 741 more words

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