Birth control pills influence women’s memory
There has been a lot of debate over the positive and the negative sides of the contraceptive pills from a long time. Some studies showed birth control pills being effective against protecting women from some types of cancers, while some studies say they up the breast cancer risk.
A new study about the birth control pills revealed some interesting facts linking the use of birth control pills to altered memory. According to this recent research conducted at the University of California, the contraceptive methods such as birth control pills influence the memory in women often altering the way they memorize the things.
As per the findings of this study, the birth control pills will not damage or negatively affect the memory, but they push women to remember and recollect information in a different way.
The women who use contraceptive pills remember the gist of an emotional event, while the ones who don’t use the pills will retain more details and information.
Shawn Nielsen, one of the researchers has said, “”What’s most exciting about this study is that it shows use of hormonal contraception alters memory.”
Millions of women across the globe use the birth control pills. If you are one of them, you must know more details about the pills you are using including the important information like the one that’s furnished in this study.