Non-Contraceptive Indications for Hormonal Contraceptive Products
This one-page reference sheet educates people about the non-contraceptive benefits for women from using hormonal birth control. It lists hormonal contraception product types, and identifies medical conditions related to menstruation that the use of hormonal birth control can alleviate, including endometriosis, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), menstrual migraines, and irregular menses. It outlines other conditions alleviated by use of hormonal contraceptives, as well as risk reduction for ovarian cancer, osteoporosis, and other diseases.
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