Doctors, hospitals, and women's health providers want more Australians to use this contraceptive.
So etwas wie eine normal aussehende Vagina gibt es nicht.
Women who have used an IUD may have a 30% lower risk of invasive cervical cancer than women who have not.
And most (62%) of those surveyed found it more stressful than losing their job, losing all their savings or breaking up with their partner.
We've come a long way from using crocodile poop as spermicide.
How does this birth control actually work?
What really happens when IUDs fail?
"Tell me I look sexy with my IUD strings pushed back."
*Sends link to every single person who has ever asked me*
It's the birth control that can outlast a presidency, but it might not be right for everyone.
Let's talk about pills, patches, IUDs, condoms, and more.
"Making an appointment to get a 10-year IUD this week."
When it comes to preventing babies, not all methods are created equal.
"Is four people too many to bring to my IUD insertion?"
“Ask me about sponges, I’ve watched Seinfeld.”
Since I stopped needing birth control, I’ve realized that being gay affords me a particular privilege — but queer women still belong in the reproductive health conversation.
"Is the Magic School Bus inside me?"
If you're interested in a long-term relationship with your birth control, here are the main things to keep in mind.
Here's a nifty crash course in case you're confused.
Because we all have a lot of questions.
We've come a long way, baby. But millions of women who want contraception still don't have access.
What if men took birth control pills?
Does birth control really make you gain weight?
Now that more effective (but expensive) contraception options are covered by insurance, will women switch to IUDs?