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How's this method of permanent birth control working for women in the U.S.? The FDA wants to know.


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There’s been a growing campaign to get the FDA to review the permanent birth control method Essure. Essure is a set of coils that a health care provider inserts in the fallopian tubes, where the coils cause the tubes to close up within a few months.

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Crib? Check. Lamaze classes? Check. Postpartum birth control plan? Make sure that’s on your checklist too.

Planning for a baby can be overwhelming. But the real work starts when you get that newborn home—and the last thing you’re going to want to worry about is an unplanned pregnancy.