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Menopause and Birth Control

Although pregnancy is less likely around menopause, over the age of 40 years it is still important to use contraception. 

In this video, Dr. Holly Atkinson explains why even though you may have started menopause, you should still be taking birth control.


Dr. Holly Atkinson

This video features Dr. Holly Atkinson. Dr. Holly Atkinson specializes in Internal Medicine and is an award-winning medical journalist. She is also an Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine as well as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital.

Duration: 00:15.
Reviewed by: Dr. Preeti Parikh, Dr. Suzanne Friedman . Review date: July 14, 2014
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