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    Birth Control Pill Information

    Birth Control Pill

    Taken correctly, birth control pills are up to 99.9% effective at preventing pregnancy. Get the facts in this article.

    Birth Control Pill

    Forgot to Take Your Bith Control Pills?

    What should you do if you forget to take a birth control pill? Find out here.

    Forgot to Take Your Bith Control Pills?

    Birth Control Pill Weight Gain?

    Are your birth control pills to blame if you gain weight while taking them? Read what the experts have to say.

    Birth Control Pill Weight Gain?

    Seasonale: No More Periods?

    Eliminating periods with continuous birth control may sound like a woman's dream, but is it safe? Find out here.

    Seasonale: No More Periods?

    Seasonique Birth Control Pill Approved

    Seasonique is a new version of the extended-cycle birth control pill Seasonale. Is it better? Find out more.

    Seasonique Birth Control Pill Approved

    WebMD Medical Reference

    Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson, MD on January 14, 2015

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