We are thrilled that Alisa and FLO Living are featured in BUST Magazine this week! Rachel Friedman takes on the subject of the birth control pill and whether women should be taking the pill for non-contraceptive reasons. Of course, Alisa was happy to weigh in!
Here is an excerpt from the article to peak your interest (if you want to read the entire article, Click Here):
Today, 10 million women are on the pill, and 82 percent of us have taken it at some point in our lives. The birth control pill is a $22 billion–a-year industry, with 60 brands now on the market.
These days, we assume that the kinks have been worked out, and that the pill is perfectly safe—but is that naïve?
The quickness with which the pill is being dispatched to seemingly anyone with a hormone-related ailment suggests we might be overmedicating some women at best and, at worst, dismissing others.
Hungry for more? Just Click Here to read the entire article on the birth control pill!
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