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Connections: Understanding IUDs

Jul 29, 2021

The writer Olga Khazan recently sparked discussion when she mused about how painful an IUD can be. Women responded with their own stories, often frustrated that they weren't warned about how rough it could be. On the other hand, IUDs have helped drive down the rates of unwanted pregnancy and even abortion in some states.

So how should we view IUDs? What should we know? Our guests: