Category Archive: Drugs & Supplements

What Happens When You Come Off Birth Control

A lot of people think that when you come off a contraceptive like the pill (or other types of hormone contraceptives) that you’ll experience an abundance of side effects, because your body is… Continue reading

FAQ: Parabens and Breast Cancer

A new study has found that chemicals called parabens can spur the growth of certain types of breast cancer cells. And they appear to be able to do this even in tiny amounts.… Continue reading

10 Most Common Birth Control Pill Side Effects

The oral contraceptive pill, commonly referred to as “the pill,” is a form of hormonal contraception.  The pill is a highly effective method of birth control when taken correctly (at the same time… Continue reading

How Does Inositol Compare With Metformin?

New research is starting to compare the benefits of inositol to metformin in women with PCOS. The results may surprise you! Why do we like inositol so much? Because of the numerous health… Continue reading

Daily Aspirin Could Increase Chance Of Pregnancy

Taking low-dose aspirin daily could help women become pregnant, particularly those who have previously miscarried. This is according to new research presented today at the American Society of Reproductive Medicine Annual Meeting in… Continue reading

Vitamin D Supplementation Improves Menstrual Intervals In Women With PCOS

Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome who also were vitamin D deficient saw a significant decrease in the intervals between menstrual periods after 8 weeks of vitamin D supplementation, according to research in The… Continue reading

Dietary Supplements Send Thousands to ER Each Year

Dietary supplements send an average of 23,000 people to the emergency room each year, a new study estimates. It’s the first time anyone has come up with national numbers on the problem. The… Continue reading

Contraceptive pill could be masking underlying fertility problems

Fertility Specialist & Director of Harley Street Fertility Clinic, Dr Venkat warns that long-term use of the contraceptive pill could be masking underlying fertility problems in women, leading to issues and complications in… Continue reading

PCOS treatment; The initial stages.

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7 Most Effective Vitamins For Hair Growth

Whether you are seeking to improve the quality of your hair for aesthetic reasons, or you are trying to slow the halt of thinning hair or other forms of hair loss, it’s important… Continue reading