History

After a rocky start, the IUD is now celebrating its 50th birthday
By Katherine Ellen FoleyJanuary 27, 2018

Israeli gynecologist builds a better IUD
The Ballerine - 12/25/17

The Cooper Companies Completes Acquisition of PARAGARD® IUD From Teva 
November 1, 2017

Warren Buffett’s Family Secretly Funded a Birth Control Revolution
By Karen Weise July 30, 2015

IUDs Have A New, Secret Billionaire Backer
ELIZABETH KIEFER - JULY 30, 2015

Have an IUD? Thank Warren Buffett
By Danielle Paquette - July 31, 2015

Warren Buffett Has Secretly Given Millions To Support Reproductive Health, Research For IUD Technology
By Cameron Keady -  08/03/2015

Warren Buffett's family secretly funded a birth control revolution
Danielle Paquette. The Washington Post - August 9, 2015

Changes in use of long-acting contraceptive methods in the U.S., 2007–2009 
Lawrence B. Finer, Ph.D., Guttmacher Institute Jenna Jerman, M.P.H., Guttmacher Institute Megan L. Kavanaugh, Dr.P.H., Guttmacher Institute
Received 4 April 2012. Revised 18 June 2012. Accepted 19 June 2012.
Available online 13 July 2012. - Volume 98, Issue 4 , Pages 893-897, October 2012

 

 

Contraceptive Comeback: The Maligned IUD Gets a Second Chance
JENNIFER COUZIN-FRANKEL  07.15.11. 

Warren Buffett Ends Support for Population Control Programs
PRI Staff. -  JULY 1, 2003

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HISTORIC LAWSUITS

The case that hung by a thread
8/18/2011

Product Liability and the Threat to Contraception
By Marc Arkin - February 1, 1999
Detailed history of IUD contraceptions, especially the Copper 7 and Copper T that I found quite disturbing & eye opening. 

Searle to Settle Copper-7 IUD Suits
1989

Searle to Settle Some Copper-7 IUD Suits
June 16, 1989 |From Associated Press

SEARLE, ASSAILING LAWSUITS, HALTS U.S. SALES OF INTRAUTERINE DEVICES
By Tamar Lewin 1986


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Lawsuits

INDIVIDUAL ACTIONS

IUD CLASS ACTION
Formed by a group of women just like me who are tying to compile as many stories in one place in order to bring awareness to the magnitude of this problem.

Mirena IUD Lawsuits:
Why You May Not Have a Case
08.06.13

Mirena Lawsuits Piling Up? What's Next?
12.06.12

The Mirena IUD is Becoming More Popular – and the Lawsuits are Piling Up
Steven W. Mosher - NOVEMBER 20, 2012