The IUD is a long-acting, reversible birth control method that can prevent pregnancy for up to 10 years.
Another long-term, reversible option is the hormonal implant.
So if you're worried about not being able to afford birth control if the Affordable Care Act is repealed, getting an IUD or implant before that happens would essentially ensure that you have free birth control for as long as that method lasts.
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