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Author Bennett, Jane.

Title Pill : Are You Sure it's for You?.

Published St Leonards, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2008.
©2008.

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Physical description 1 online resource (324 pages)
Contents About the Authors -- Part Title -- Title Page -- Author's Note -- Contents -- Introduction -- Chapter 1 - Are you confused? You're not alone! -- Chapter 2 - The Pill is a drug -- Chapter 3 - The never-ending pregnancy -- Chapter 4 - Recognising side-effects -- Chapter 5 - Feeling depressed? -- Chapter 6 - Low Libido-is that how it works? -- Chapter 7 - Mood swings, weight gain, brittle bones and migraines -- Chapter 8 - Dying not to get pregnant -- Chapter 9 - On the pill and pregnant-when the Pill fails -- Chapter 10 - Off the Pill but where's the baby? When the Pill affects fertility -- Chapter 11 - Malnutrition-a side-effect for everyone -- Chapter 12 - Are periods really bad for you? -- Chapter 13 - What about your teenage daughter? -- Chapter 14 - Taking the pill for skin and period problems -- Chapter 15 - Are you thinking about coming off the Pill? -- Chapter 16 - If not the Pill, then what? -- Chapter 17 - What are natural contraception methods? -- Chapter 18 - How to find the best contraception for you -- Chapter 19 - Making the most of success rates -- Chapter 20 - What's the point of a cycle? -- Chapter 21 - How to get connected -- Chapter 22 - Your very own feed-back loop -- Chapter 23 - Tapping your intuition -- Chapter 24 - Discovering natural calm -- Chapter 25 - Getting high . . . naturally -- Chapter 26 - Period power and how to get more of it -- Chapter 27 - The natural way to menstrual wellbeing -- Chapter 28 - What you can do for your period and skin problems -- Chapter 29 - How your cycle is connected to your relationship -- Chapter 30 - The slow route to a great relationship -- Chapter 31 - Negotiating contraception -- Epilogue: Contraception for great sex -- Appendices -- 1 How the Pill does what -- 2 The Pill disturbs nutrition -- 3 What about a pill for men? -- 4 Environmental side-effects -- 5 My contraception plan.
6 My menstrual dreaming chart -- Recommended reading and resources -- Endnotes -- Acknowledgements.
Summary Explores the physical and psychological repercussions of taking the pill - from side effects, like weight gain and depression to cancer, to effective alternative methods of contraception.
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Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other author Pope, Alexandra.
Subject Birth control.
Contraception.
Oral contraceptives -- Side effects.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781741761047 (electronic bk.)
9781741750799