Origin of IUD
First recorded in 1960–65
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Examples from the Web for iud
Jenny Kutner, a 23-year-old writer for Salon, talked about her abortion after an IUD failure.Women Share Their Secret Abortion Stories For 1 in 3 Campaign
November 20, 2014
Each was told by her doctor she would make her an excellent candidate for an intrauterine device, or the IUD.The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, Aug 3, 2014
The Daily Beast
August 3, 2014
Just three years after doctors cast it off as unsuitable, the IUD is reigning supreme.
From 2011-2012, we saw a 19 percent increase in IUD patients.
Tomorrow I get an IUD so that I can prevent pregnancy without taking the pill.Why I Choose to Be Child-Free: Readers Share Their Stories
February 27, 2013
- intrauterine device or intrauterine contraceptive device
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- intrauterine device
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