Birth control pills are revealed to have prevented hundreds of thousands of cancer-related cases, according to a new study published by The Lancet Journal.
A group called Personhood Florida want to amend Florida's constitution to outlaw not just all abortion, but the morning-after pill and ordinary oral contraceptives as well. Luckily, the amendment is unlikely to pass. [Crooks And Liars]
Women's Health and anti-domestic violence advocate Barbara Seaman died of lung cancer last Wednesday at her Manhattan home. Seaman is best known for her groundbreaking book about oral contraceptives, The Doctors' Case Against the Pill, one of the first published tomes about risks like depression, blood clots, and…