Expand Your Contraceptive Options: Consider the IUD
What Is an IUD?
How Does It Work?
Some IUD Perks
IUD Side Effects
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- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 11/2013 -
- Update Date: 03/31/2014 -