Birth Control and How it Affects the Adolescent Brain

Category : What She Said, Video Contributors
Jul 18, 2020

The birth control pill has been around for 60 years and we are only now starting to explore the effect it has on brain development when used by girls during adolescence. Nafissa Ismail, Associate Psychology Professor and uOttawa Research Chair in Stress and Mental health joins me to discuss the findings of a recent research study her team led.