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Sexual Side Effects Of Birth Control Pills

When oral contraceptives were introduced in the 1960s they provided women the freedom to engage in sexual activity with minimal fear of pregnancy. However, it has also been discovered that oral contraceptives cause hormonal imbalances that result in a variety of emotional and sexual side effects.

In fact, sexual side effects are one of the m...

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Birth Control Pills Increase Risk Of Depression

Birth control pills deplete several nutrients which increase a woman's risk of depression. Scientific studies report that women taking oral contraceptives have lower levels of vitamin B6, vitamin B12, folic acid and tyrosine. Low levels of any one of these nutrients can cause depression.

Vitamin B6 is required for the synthesis of serotonin which is a...

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