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Why are there 21 pills in a contraceptive packet?

  1 pill for each of the 3 weeks, most packs have a 7 day sugar pill (placebo pills..they dont do anything except keep you in the habit of taking a pill) and that 21 say + (MORE)

When diagnosed with 3c 4c 5c 6c bulging discs with severe head pain and pain in your neck radiating into shoulders left arm and tingling in your fingers what all can be done is there a pinched nerve?

If the disks are herniated (bulging is another term) the specific nerves causing your problems ARE being pinched/compressed by the disks - that's what happens when you herni (MORE)
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Im currently on Microgynon 30 and I was prescribed tablets from the doctor last week. Ibuprofen 500mg. I was wondering will my contraceptive pill still work while Im taking Ibuprofen?

  Yes, your contraceptive pill will be just as effective when taking Ibuprofen. The only medecines which can cause contraceptive faliure with Microgynon 30 are:   * Ant (MORE)

When do you get your next period after taking the contraceptive pill?

  Answer     It really depends on the sort of pill you are taking. A lot of pills say to start taking the first tablets on your first day of bleeding meaning yo (MORE)

Book Spotlight - In Memory: A Tribute to Sir Terry Pratchett

In March 2015 we lost one of the world's greatest literary minds - Sir Terry Pratchett. Terry was suffering from Alzheimer's and fiercely campaigned to raise awareness of the (MORE)
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How does contraceptive pills work?

Contraceptive pills (both birth control pills and emergency contraceptives) work by thickening cervical mucus to prevent sperm from accessing the ovaries, suppressing (prevent (MORE)