How Much Do You Actually Know About the Pill?
Two out of three Australian women use the Pill, and while it's relatively simple to take, there are many myths surrounding this tiny tablet that can make the whole process a tad confusing. For this very reason, we enlisted the help of Dr Olivia Chen (GP for Lloyd's Online Doctor) to expertly sort the truth from the not-true-at-all (ever!) myths you've probably heard and believed. Is it OK to skip the sugar tablets? Is being on the Pill for a long time a bad thing? Does the Pill cause clotting? Keep scrolling for the answers to all these questions and more.