Teenager has SEVEN heart attacks after one month on the pill: Contraceptive caused hundreds of blood clots

Teenager has SEVEN heart attacks after one month on the pill: Contraceptive caused hundreds of blood clotsAlyce Clark suffered cardiac arrest after taking Microgynon for a month19-year-old's CT scan revealed 'hundreds' of blood clots in heart and lungsUp to 30 women in every 100,000 on Pill develop dangerous blood clot a year | UPDATED: 07:54 GMT, 26 November 2012 It has now been confirmed that Alyce's heart attacks were a result of the contraceptive pill A teenager suffered seven heart attacks after a contraceptive Pill caused her to develop hundreds of blood clots.

Male contraception: Cutting of sperm"s power supply could make a man temporarily infertile

Off with their tails! Male contraceptive pill a step closer as scientists cut off the power supply that helps sperm swim Gene mutation disrupted their ability to swimResulted in sperm tails that were 17 per cent shorter and a 50 per cent reduction in sperm production | UPDATED: 12:05 GMT, 9 October 2012 Scientists have found a way to stop sperm swimming, making the long-awaited male contraceptive pill a step closer to fruition.

Fears hundreds of contraceptive implants have gone missing in women"s bodies, putting their fertility at risk

Fertility fears for hundreds of women after contraceptive implants go 'missing' inside their bodies Implanon device contains a progesterone-like hormone that is released slowly into the bloodstreamMHRA said there have been reports of problems with inserting and removing the implantOlder women could now be left with no chance of having children | UPDATED: 12:49 GMT, 5 September 2012 Hundreds of women have had their fertility put in jeopardy after a popular contraceptive implant was apparently 'lost' in their bodies.

Found: The breakthrough discovery of the gene that is key to the production of sperm and the male Pill

Male Pill could be developed within a decade after discovery of gene key to sperm production | UPDATED: 21:41 GMT, 24 May 2012 A breakthrough by British fertility experts could lead to a male pill and even a 'genetic vasectomy'.

Taking the contraceptive pill caused my teenage daughter"s strokes, says mother

Taking the contraceptive pill caused my teenage daughter's strokes, says mother | UPDATED: 21:18 GMT, 26 April 2012 Gemma Hill is studying chlildcare at college following her two strokes A healthy 15-year-old girl suffered two devastating strokes after she began taking the Pill.

Taking the contraceptive pill caused my teenage daughter"s stroke, says mother

Taking the contraceptive pill caused my teenage daughter's stroke, says mother | UPDATED: 12:36 GMT, 26 April 2012 Gemma Hill is studying chlildcare at college following her two strokes A schoolgirl suffered a devastating stroke just weeks after taking the contraceptive pill for the first time.

The Pill "should be given to girls of 13 without a prescription", report says

Girls aged 13 'should be given the contraceptive Pill from pharmacies without a prescription' claims NHS report | UPDATED: 00:20 GMT, 26 April 2012 Doctors said there were risks in prescribing contraceptives for the first time to young women without taking a full history Girls as young as 13 should be given the contraceptive Pill without having to see a doctor, according to an NHS report.

Girls aged 13 "should be given the contraceptive Pill from pharmacies without a prescription"

Girls aged 13 'should be given the contraceptive Pill from pharmacies without a prescription' claims NHS report | UPDATED: 12:18 GMT, 25 April 2012 Doctors said there were risks in prescribing contraceptives for the first time to young women without taking a full history Girls as young as 13 should be able to get the Pill from their local pharmacy without seeing a family doctors, researchers have recommended.

Mother tells of the astonishing battle inside her womb between her baby and contraceptive coil

Mother tells of the astonishing battle inside her womb between her baby and contraceptive coil Baby girl was delivered at 25 weeks after mother developed septicaemia | UPDATED: 15:11 GMT, 18 April 2012 A woman who fell pregnant with a contraceptive coil in place has told of her baby's astonishing battle for survival.