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  1. science of us
    8 Ways to Make Your IUD Insertion Less TerrifyingSimple ways to plan ahead.
  2. IUD Insertions Have Increased by 19 Percent Since the ElectionThe increase was seen in both conservative and liberal areas.
  3. personality tests
    11 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting an IUDThe pill can be great, but it’s understandable if you’re ready to move on.
  4. explainers
    Which IUD Should You Get?The pros and cons of the five T-shaped soldiers available.
  5. women’s health
    Women Are Still Misinformed About IUDs and ImplantsThey know way more about condoms, pills, and the pullout method.
  6. actually good things
    Thousands of Women in Texas Will Get Low-Cost IUDsThanks to a $2 million donation to Planned Parenthood.
  7. things that are problematic
    Thousands of IUDs and Pill Packs Donated to Puerto Rico Are Just Sitting AroundThe government needs another $20 million to distribute them.
  8. modern menses
    Will Women Skip Their Periods in the Future?Down with tampons and pads.
  9. cyborgs
    The IUD: Can Birth Control Be Too Good?My increasingly ambivalent relationship to total control over fertility.
  10. special guests
    More Women Embracing Tiny Uterine Sperm-BlockersIUD usage is up.
  11. cut chat room
    This IUD Ad Is Actually About Staten IslandEven your birth control doesn’t want to take the ferry.
  12. motherhood
    How I Learned to Love CondomsAll it took was having a baby.
  13. teens
    This High School Is a Birth-Control UtopiaSure, teens should have access to free birth control, but this school-based clinic in Seattle really stands out.
  14. iud evangelism
    The Freaky History of Your IUD, RevealedGet ready to think about camel uteri!
  15. iud evangelism
    Giving Teens Free IUDs Dramatically Reduces Unintended PregnancyTeens and IUDs: best friends forever, or for, like, ten years.
  16. iud evangelism
    IUD Earrings: Best New Contraceptive for 2015Put these uterine fishing lures on your ears, prevent copulation. 
  17. Why the IUD Can’t Beat Its Bad Reputation Some behavioral insights into why we shy away from the most effective birth control on the market.
  18. coitus interruptus
    No Pill? No Prob. Meet the Pullout GenerationFor years, the withdrawal method was taboo — it was birth control for ignorant risk-takers. Not anymore.
  19. unpaid spokeswomen
    IUD Evangelism: The Birth Control That ConvertsAfter decades of bad press, the IUD is risen.