Can your birth control kill you?

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Registered: 01-03-2001
Can your birth control kill you?
Wed, 01-08-2014 - 1:26pm

Or should you even be worried about it? According to iVillage Health, it is something that everyone is talking about. "The words “Special Report” are on the cover of the January issue of Vanity Fair magazine. The cover line that proceeds it: “Birth Control: The Killer Inside You?” Writer-at-large Marie Brenner reports on the controversial form of contraception, the NuvaRing -- a two-inch device which is inserted vaginally once a month to continuously release hormones to prevent pregnancy. However, Brenner has discovered that Merck, the birth control’s manufacturer, has been slapped with approximately 3,500 lawsuits. And yet this product is still on the market." read more

Are you concerned?