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2012-12-07 05:03:38

The Drug Risk Resource Center is the Web´s largest source for information on prescription drug warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 06, 2012 The Drug Risk Resource Center, a patient awareness group, is alerting women prescribed the birth control Yaz or Yasmin that experts have related these drugs to blood clots. Also, Bayer recently announced they are continuing to settle certain patient claims. Anyone who suffered a blood...

2012-12-06 05:04:30

The Drug Risk Resource Center is the Web´s largest source for information on prescription drug warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 The DrugRisk Resource Center, a patient awareness group, is alerting women who suffered side effects after using the contraceptive NuvaRing that a judge recently postponed the start of important bellweather trials. U.S. District Judge Rodney Sippel, who will preside over NuvaRing lawsuits...

2012-12-06 05:04:27

The Drug Risk Resource Center is the Web´s largest source for information on prescription drug warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com Orlando, FL (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 The Drug Risk Resource Center, a patient awareness group, is alerting women who were prescribed the birth control Yaz or Yasmin that Bayer has begun settling claims for certain patient injuries. However, only certain cases may qualify and the time to file is limited. Anyone who suffered...

2012-12-06 05:02:23

The Drug Risk Resource Center is the Web´s largest source for information on NuvaRing warnings, side effects and legal news. Visit http://www.DrugRisk.com Dallas, TX (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 The DrugRisk Resource Center, a patient awareness group, is alerting women who suffered side effects after using the contraceptive NuvaRing that a judge recently postponed the start of important bellweather trials. U.S. District Judge Rodney Sippel, who will preside over NuvaRing lawsuits filed by...

2012-12-03 20:55:35

Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) who are taking combined oral contraceptives have a 2-fold risk of blood clots compared with women without the disorder who take contraceptives, states a study published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). PCOS affects between 6% and 10% of women of reproductive age with some estimates as high as 15%, making it the most common endocrine disorder in this age group. Risk factors for heart disease such as hypertension, diabetes, obesity...

2012-12-02 05:04:18

The US Drug Watchdog says, “We are convinced most women have never heard about severe side effects associated with the birth control pills called Yaz, Yasmin, or generic version Ocella. To counter this we are urging friends, mothers, or loved ones of young to middle aged women who had a out of the blue heart attack, a stroke, a blood clot, or a pulmonary embolism to ask the victim if she was using these specific types of birth control pills. We are desperately trying to get the word...

Pediatric Group Recommends Advance Prescriptions For Emergency Contraception For All Teenage Girls
2012-11-26 10:59:23

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The United States has the highest rate of teenage pregnancies in the world, yet efforts to curb these types of unplanned pregnancies have been largely avoided. Current federal policy bans the sale of over-the-counter birth control pills to girls under 17, and often young girls do not have immediate access to emergency contraceptives when they need them. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is now pushing to change this,...

Doctor Group Says Birth Control Pills Should Be Available Over-The-Counter
2012-11-21 18:02:28

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) reported in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology that birth control pills are so safe that they should be available openly on drugstore shelves. The group said with its new opinion, it hopes to reduce unintended pregnancies by not requiring a prescription for these pills. "Oral contraceptives are very safe, and data show women can make these decisions for...


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