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Zoll, Kranz & Borgess, LLC, (ZKB), an experienced pharmaceutical and medical device litigation firm, is currently investigating claims of individuals whose Implanon® contraceptive implant
A new study published online in Obstetrics & Gynecology shows that abortions and unplanned pregnancies have dramatically dropped after adult and teenage women were offered birth control at no cost.
The American College of Obsetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) recently updated its guidelines for teen birth control, recommending that teens use IUD's and hormonal implants as a "first line of defense."
Merck & Co is now defending the Implanon contraceptive after reports of over 500 women in the UK becoming pregnant despite using the implant.
MORRISTOWN, N.J., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI), announced today that ellaÂ® (ulipristal acetate) 30 mg, a novel oral emergency contraceptive, is now available for patients by prescription in the U.S. ellaÂ® was approved by the U.S.
Teens and young adults who opt for hormonal birth control are bypassing the pill and choosing longer term options like injections and implants, said a Baylor College of Medicine expert on teen sexual health.
Birth control options for women over 40 are now wider than ever, with improvements in medical technology making the pill, the IUD and even a nonsurgical method of tube-tying viable alternatives for those whose options were previously limited to condoms and surgical tube-tying.
By Susan Heavey and Lisa Richwine WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A new matchstick-sized contraceptive that doctors insert in a woman's upper arm for as long as three years won U.S. clearance on Tuesday, six years after an earlier birth-control implant came off the market.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch chemicals and healthcare group Akzo Nobel NV said on Tuesday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had approved its contraceptive implant Implanon.
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