IUD contraception makes comeback

By WEEK Producer

IUD contraception makes comeback

February 11, 2014 Updated Feb 11, 2014 at 6:01 PM CDT

Intrauterine devices, or IUDs, are making a comeback.

They have been redesigned, making them one of the safest and most effective forms of birth control.

Older IUD's were linked to infections, fertility problems and even death.

The devices eliminate the "human error" associated with taking a daily birth control pill but are more expensive.

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