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February 3rd, 2015

Danish Study Suggests Contraceptive Use Increases Risk of Brain Cancer


The results of a recently published clinical study suggest that taking the birth control pill for at least five years may double the risk of developing a glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), a rare but often fatal from of brain cancer. Glioblastoma multiforme is one of the most common and fatal types of primary brain cancer. It […]

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