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A new study of aged female rats found that long-term treatment with estrogen and a synthetic progesterone known as MPA increased levels of a protein marker of synapses in the prefrontal cortex, a brain region known to suffer significant losses in aging.
UC historian Wendy Kline will present her case study research on coercive birth control used as a form of eugenics.
The birth control shot Depo Provera offers a convenient alternative for women who don't want to remember to take a daily pill.
A new look at medical literature found no link between heart attacks and the so-called mini-pills contrary to indication reported earlier that women on the popular contraceptive have a higher risk of heart disease.
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Progestins are used in hormone replacement therapies to counteract the negative effects of estrogen on the uterus and reduce the risk of uterine cancer.
Hormonal contraceptives change the ways captive ring-tailed lemurs relate to one another both socially and sexually.
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