Asked • 04/10/19

Are there any long term health risks for a woman (and/or her children) when using hormonal birth control?

Research seems to indicate that contraceptives which contain only progestin are generally considered safe for women even when taken daily as pills for several years, but I am wondering if there any significant and provable risks to a woman, her womb and/or her breastfed infant in using hormone based contraceptives?

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