"Two weeks ago, Montreal-based Paladin Labs announced that it obtained Health Canada’s approval for Seasonale. It is this country’s first “extended-cycle oral contraceptive,” a birth control pill regimen that allows you to have just four periods per year." – taken from the Toronto Star – July 17, 2007.
All I have to say is it’s about time.
(I almost said ‘bloody time’ but I didn’t like the pun.)