"Many of the dangers of the pill are listed on the package insert. The statistics are startling:
- According to the Journal of American Medicine, using birth control doubles one’s risk of stroke.
- According to the National Cancer Institute one in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their lives.
- The National Cancer Institute estimates that in 2010, 39,840 women will die of breast cancer. The institute also estimates that in 2010, 207,090 will be diagnosed with breast cancer.
- According to the Mayo Clinic Research, if a woman uses hormonal contraception for at least four years before her first full-term pregnancy she is at a 52% greater risk for developing breast cancer..."