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  • Does Pill Birth Control Make You Gain Weight?

    Does Pill Birth Control Make You Gain Weight?

    Birth control pills prevent pregnancy and generally do not lead to weight gain.  Although it may be possible that some individuals gain weight when taking birth control pills, this effect is usually temporary, minor, and can be managed.  Factors like age, fluid retention, and stress are more commonly associated with weight gain than birth control…