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Holy Hormones Honey!

Holy Hormones Honey!

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September 05th 2013:Are Birth Control Pills the Largest Uncontrolled Experiment in Medical History?

When the birth control pill came on the market in the 60’s it bolstered a feminist revolution giving women new freedoms and the right to control their reproductive health. Somewhere along the way our right to birth control is now being used to control our bodies. The pill has been promoted as a safe, easy to take daily medication – but is now known to cause severe side effects and death. Holly Grigg-Spall, author of Sweetening the Pill Or How We Got Hooked on Hormonal Birth Control will be sharing research and concerns about synthetic hormones. We should all be concerned. By 2015 over 20

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Holly Grigg-Spall

Author of Sweetening the Pill Or How We Became Hooked on Hormonal Birth Control, Holly Grigg-Spall is a women’s health writer and activist whose blog documenting her personal transition off the pill gained international recognition from The BBC, The Washington Post, The Times (UK), and The Independent (UK). Holly began writing a blog in 2009. When in London, England she had an article published in Easy Living on the side effects of the birth control pill. Her research was prompted by her own experience with Yasmin. After researching the pill Holly realized that after 10 years on synthetic hormone contraception, she needed to come off the pill completely. The blog became a place to document
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