The Wellness Librarian Wonders

In light of the documented negative effects of contraceptives (several statistical studies are available) the Wellness Librarian wonders why the U.S. government continues to push them on women in this country and abroad. But the contraceptive industry is a big one….

Here are some links to official sites that could lead one to conclude that, as far as contraceptive safety and women’s health are concerned, the matter is closed:

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/fastats/contraceptive.htm

http://mchb.hrsa.gov/whusa13/health-services-utilization/p/contraceptive-use.html

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/birthcontrol.html

http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/birth-control/in-depth/birth-control-pill/art-20045136

http://www.webmd.com/breast-cancer/guide/pill-breast-cancer-risk

http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Risk/oral-contraceptives

 

NEXT WEEK:  other points of view

 

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