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Beyond pregnancy prevention – 8 other reasons women use the oral contraceptive pill

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Most women take birth control pills to prevent pregnancy but there are other benefits as well.
Most women take birth control pills to prevent pregnancy but there are other benefits as well.
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What are your reasons for using birth control pills?

We often assume women use oral contraceptives solely to prevent pregnancy. And yes, most of the time that is the reason.

The birth control pill is a safe, simple and convenient way to prevent pregnancy. However, there are other important reasons why women might use them.

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