When we hear about the increased risk of serious side effects, such as blood clots and strokes, associated with hormonal contraceptives, we should ask ourselves: "Compared to what?"
A new book called The Pill: Are
You Sure It’s For You? reexamines the pill, questioning its use as a default contraceptive.
With Wal-Mart blocked from offering $9 birth control, should we blame our government for higher prices?