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Is the birth control pill still safe?

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Dr. Timothy Brown
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Yes, for most women

The pill is a very safe method of birth control and the risks are considerably less than the risks of pregnancy for most women.
An important risk factor is smoking. If you are a smoker and over 35 you should not take the pill.

In brief: Yes, for most women

The pill is a very safe method of birth control and the risks are considerably less than the risks of pregnancy for most women.
An important risk factor is smoking. If you are a smoker and over 35 you should not take the pill.
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