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Was the IUD controversy at a Catholic hospital fake?

Sep 7, 2016

By Mary Farrow

Last month, a Chicago woman with a dislodged intrauterine device claimed she was turned down for removal of the device... Read more

Doctor with female patient (file photo).

IUDs for teens? Endangering, not empowering, docs say

Oct 12, 2014

By Hillary Mast

Medical professionals blasted the American Academy of Pediatrics’ recent recommendation that long term contraceptives are the best way for teen... Read more

Dr. Bill Toffler

Doctor says push for teen IUD use brings health risks

Sep 26, 2012

By Michelle La Rosa

A major OB/GYN group's promotion of intrauterine devices (IUDs) and hormonal implants in teenage girls has drawn criticism over the... Read more