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Combined birth control may reduce ovarian cancer risk

Use of contemporary birth control pills, patches or rings that contain both estrogen and progestin was linked to a reduced risk for ovarian cancer in women of reproductive age, according to a new study published in the medical journal BMJ.

Drugmaker recalls birth control pills

The maker of Taytulla birth-control treatment issued a nationwide recall in the United States on Tuesday over concerns that misplaced capsules in pill packs could cause unintended pregnancies.

Robber demands pills, flees

A man entered a Walgreens pharmacy in Waunakee Tuesday afternoon and demanded pills, according to the Waunakee Police Department.

Wisconsin Rapids Dentist Sentenced For Drug Prescriptions

A federal judge has sentenced a Wisconsin Rapids dentist to prison for improperly writing prescriptions to obtain oxycodone.According to prosecutors, Edward McGrath wrote about 207 prescriptions from April 2009 through April 2010 to get the drug.He wrote prescriptions for someone…