Benefits and risk of contraception

 

You are attending a primary care visit with your teenage female relative. The primary care physician asks if she is taking birth control pills. She is not, but is considering it. You hear the primary care doctor share the benefits, but not the risks. You begin researching risks to help with a fully informed opinion.

Initial Post

Read Different combined oral contraceptives and the risk of venous thrombosis: systematic review and network meta-analysis.

After reading the assigned article, answer the following question: “Would you recommend birth control pills to your teenage daughter or a best friend’s teenage daughter? Why or why not.

Be sure to support your positions with APA formatted in-text citations and references from the assigned resource.