Tag : iud

IUD baby goes viral after holding birth control device in hand after birth

Children  5 May '17

Baby Born Holding His Mom's IUD: What Really Happened, As Mother Explains [PHOTO]

Lucy Hellein gave birth to Dexter Tyler on April 27 and decided to have fun with his birth announcement photo, which went viral.

Is This Your Last Chance To Get An IUD?

Pregnancy  11 November '16

Should Women Get An IUD ASAP? Birth Control Demands Flock After Donald Trump's Win

Birth control demands increased after Donald Trump successfully won the presidential seat.

Health And Human Services Dept. Approves Free Birth Control For Women

Behavior  1 September '16

US Teenage Pregnancy Rate Sees Huge Declines Due To Efficient Use Of Contraceptives, Not Because Of Less Sex

Thanks to high birth control use, the U.S. saw a 28 percent lower teenage pregnancy risk from 2007 to 2012. The declines in teenage pregnancy were seen across all 50 states and even in racial and ethnic communities.

Obamas And Bidens Attend USO Comedy Show For Military Appreciation Month

Fertility  27 May '16

Infertile Military Members To Be Given Free In Vitro Fertilization And Artificial Insemination

Military service men and women do not have free access to IVF and artificial insemination treatments. This is despite the fact that their infertility was due to injuries sustained while in active duty.

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Health/Nutrition  5 December '13

International study finds lower-dose IUDs are safe and effective

In a finding that could expand the use of one of the most effective forms of birth control, two intrauterine contraceptive systems that had lower doses of the contraceptive hormone, levonorgestrel, were found to be safe and effective in preventing pregnancies, according to an international study that included researchers at the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (LA BioMed).

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