Contraceptive pill reduces risk of ovarian cancer, study finds

Contraceptive pill reduces risk of ovarian cancer, study finds
 

Women who use modern forms of the combined pill are at a lower risk of developing ovarian cancer than women who don’t take hormonal contraception, research suggests.
The study backs up previous findings for older forms of the combined pill – an oral contraceptive that contains artificial versions of both oestrogen and progesterone. Modern forms of the pill contain different doses of synthetic oestrogen and different types of progestins, and are sometimes taken continuously.
“[For] women who are currently of reproductive age who are using contemporary hormonal products, this [study’s]... read more

 
26 September 2018 in World News, Views: 49
Source: Guardian
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