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Because almost half of all pregnancies are unintended, the preconception period – is key to reducing many of the risks of birth defects and preterm birth – the time before a woman becomes pregnant. Each visit to the doctor for women of childbearing age to discuss a possibility of reproductive health should be considered the experts wrote.

‘There is now serious evidence that for most women the benefits of taking the oral contraceptive pill far greater than any of risk. Though these examination shows a short-lived rise in breast and cervical cancer view more research to be done in other lifestyle factors including smoking and eating. ‘.