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What Is an IUD?


Curious as to what exactly an IUD is and how it's used? Watch this for a quick tip!

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8:22AM PDT on Jun 30, 2014

thanks

11:21PM PDT on Aug 29, 2012

thanks

11:44AM PDT on Aug 24, 2012

Thanks

7:30AM PDT on Aug 12, 2012

ok

11:21PM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

Since it is men who invent those devices, I would like to see one of them put an IUD up their
"unit". The best mean of contraception is a vasectomy..Snip, snip because they have a tendency to dip their biscuits a bit everywhere..

11:11AM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

I would newer take the pill but IUD any time. I had one for over 4 yers before I had a baby and never had any problems.

4:32AM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

It just seems unnatural to me.. Doesn't look like it would be healthy in the long term.

3:18AM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

Cause discomfort and bleeding. We actually don't have a good birth control means except for abstanence... Pills have side effects and all other measures are uncomfortable or just messy. What about men taking on the birth control project, isn't it about time? One of the good jokes of heard: the best birth control means is a cold glass of water. Before or After? Instead of...

1:09AM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

In Europe, IUD are usually only offered as contraception to women who already had children and
are married/in a long term relationship, since they don't prevent against STDs. I have never heard of any childless woman having a IUD since the anatomy of the uterus usually doesn't suit the implants and can cause pain, discomfort, more bleeding and infections.

1:06AM PDT on Aug 9, 2012

Thanks.

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