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Taking birth control pills regularly may help prevent women from two forms of cancer even after they've stopped using it, according to new research.  (FILE PHOTO. credit: Tim Matsui/Getty Images)

Study: Regularly Taking Birth Control Pill Helps Prevent Cancer Decades After Use

Taking birth control pills regularly may help prevent women from two forms of cancer even after they’ve stopped using it, according to new research.

08/06/2015

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved unrestricted sales of Plan B One-Step, lifting all age limits on the emergency contraceptive.(Photo Illustration by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

FDA Approves Unrestricted Sales Of OTC Morning-After Pill

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved unrestricted sales of Plan B One-Step, lifting all age limits on the emergency contraceptive.

06/21/2013

File photo of birth control pills. (Photo by Barr Laboratories/Getty Images)

OB/GYNs Back Over-The-Counter Birth Control Pills

The nation’s largest group of obstetricians and gynecologists says birth control pills should be sold over the counter, like condoms.

11/20/2012