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Birth Control and Family Planning Female Sterilization - Birth...   -  Dec 31, 2008
Female surgical sterilization (also called tubal sterilization, tubal ligation, and tubal occlusion) is a low-risk, highly effective one-time procedure that ... New York Times

US Female Sterilization Market to Grow to $245 Million Over Next Five...   -  May 2, 2008
According to Millennium Research Group's (MRG) US Markets for Gynecological Devices 2008 report, the female sterilization market was worth more than $80 ... FDA news - FDA news (subscription)

US Market for Female Sterilization Devices to Grow 36% in 2009   -  May 5, 2009
VANCOUVER , May 5 /PRNewswire/ - According to two market research reports by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net) - an international medical device, ... RedOrbit

Post-sterilization regrets in Indian women.(Original Contributions)(Cl...   -  Apr 1, 2007
Female sterilization is the world's most popular contraceptive method. In India, female sterilization has been the mainstay of National Family Welfare ... Free with registration - Indian Journal of Medical Sciences - AccessMyLibrary.com

Press Release: US Market for Female Sterilization Devices to Grow 36%...   -  May 5, 2009
US Market for Female Sterilization Devices to Grow 36% in 2009. from PR Newswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Article: Female sterilization method permanent and noninvasive.   -  Jul 22, 2006
Jul. 22--Female sterilization method permanent and noninvasive | The Bryan-College Station Eagle Women considering a sterilization procedure may want to ... Pay-Per-View - Eagle - HighBeam Research

West Virginia Code - § 16-11-1. Male or female sterilization procedure...   -  Aug 16, 2005
Male or female sterilization procedures. It shall be lawful for any physician duly licensed by the State, when so requested by any person other than a minor ... Pay-Per-View - West Virginia Code - Loislaw

FDA Advisory Panel Finds Hologic's Adiana(R) Permanent Contraception ...   -  Dec 14, 2007
Devices Advisory Panel recommended that the pre-market application for Adiana(R) Permanent Contraception for female sterilization is Approvable. ... Web Services Journal - Web Services Journal

Female Sterilization Without Incisions .   -  Dec 26, 2008
Female sterilization without incisions . More effective than laparoscopic sterilization Performed in the privacy and comfort of our office Dr. Quatro is a ... Kentucky New Era - Google News Archive

… Low Popularity Of Vasectomies Compared With Female Sterilization …   -  Jun 17, 2009
On Monday, USA Today examined how the popularity of vasectomies remains relatively low compared with other contraceptive methods, despite the procedure's ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Tubal ligation (female sterilization).(Women's Health Advisor 2006)   -  Nov 1, 2006
Tubal ligation is a permanent way to prevent pregnancy by surgically closing a woman's fallopian tubes. It is a type of sterilization for women. ... $4.95 - Clinical Reference Systems - ECNext

Press Release: US Female Sterilization Market to Grow to Almost $245 ...   -  Apr 30, 2008
US Female Sterilization Market to Grow to Almost $245 Million Over the Next Five Years. from PR Newswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Survey Reveals Widespread Misconceptions About One of the Most …   -  Mar 23, 2005
While reversal may be possible in some instances, female sterilization is considered to be a permanent method of birth control by organizations such as ... $4.95 - PR Newswire - ECNext

What Is Involved In Sterilization Reversal Surgery?   -  May 2, 2009
Sterilization reversal surgery will give you back your ability to have children following female sterilization. Learn what factors affect your patient ... Buzzle

female sterilization CONTINUED...   -  Oct 29, 2007
I've done it now ta da!!! Last monday i went in and it went fine i stayed in over night because it was a late op. great sleep!!! ... askamum

Article: New sterilization device nears market.(Women's Health) -...   -  Mar 1, 2006
The FDA approved Essure, currently the only nonincisional approach to female sterilization, in November 2002. The Adiana system "is the next step in the ... Pay-Per-View - Family Practice News - HighBeam Research

FDA Advisory Panel Finds Hologic's Adiana(R) Permanent Contraception ...   -  Dec 15, 2007
...market application for Adiana(R) Permanent Contraception for female sterilization is Approvable. The panel reached this decision by a vote of 10 to 3. ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Vasectomy Treatment - Vasectomy Health Information - NY Times Health   -  Oct 21, 2008
Female sterilization is performed three times as often as vasectomy, but vasectomy is a less complicated and less expensive procedure, and poses fewer risks ... New York Times

Press Release: Survey Reveals Widespread Misconceptions About One …   -  Mar 23, 2005
Common Methods of Birth Control in the US Half of Women Surveyed Incorrectly Believed Female Sterilization Never Fails - Yet It Can. from PR Newswire. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Caplis claimed birth control "fails at an alarmingly high rate"...   -  Aug 29, 2007
The 2005 National Survey of Family Growth found that 16.7 percent of women ages 15 to 44 rely on female sterilization and 5.7 percent rely on male ... mediamatters.org

HARD TO SWALLOW; FEARING RISKS, MORE WOMEN DROP THE …   -  Jan 31, 2006
...however, that the pill is still the most widely used contraception among women under 30, and after 30 is second only to female sterilization. ... Pay-Per-View - New York Post - ProQuest Archiver

Teens Delaying Sexual Activity; Using Contraception More Effectively   -  Feb 14, 2005
The leading methods of contraception in the United States in 2002 were the oral contraceptive pill (11.7 million women), female sterilization (10.3 million) ... emaxhealth.com

Contraception During Perimenopause   -  Jun 22, 2005
Female sterilization is currently the most common method of ... However, female sterilization remains a very effective contraceptive method for the ... RedOrbit

United States Code of Federal Regulations - 21 CFR § 884.4160...   -  Jul 11, 2006
It is used in female sterilization and in other operative procedures under endoscopic observation. This generic type of device may include the following ... Pay-Per-View - United States Code of Federal Regulation... - Loislaw

Three New In-Office Studies on Essure(R) Procedure Presented at AAGL ...   -  Nov 19, 2007
Approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2002, the Essure permanent birth control system is the first and only female sterilization ... RedOrbit

Vasectomy: an update.(Clinical report)   -  Dec 15, 2006
When asked why they chose vasectomy over female sterilization, most men responded that vasectomy was simpler and safer. (8) ... Free with registration - American Family Physician - AccessMyLibrary.com

Contraception; Trends in premenopausal women's use of contraceptives ...   -  Jan 6, 2005
The leading methods of contraception in the United States in 2002 were the oral contraceptive pill (11.7 million women), female sterilization (10.3 million) ... Pay-Per-View - Women's Health Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

The Assam Tribune Online   -  Sep 19, 2009
The target for female sterilization is 1,26000 and 24000 for male sterilisation. ... Referring to female sterilization, Dr Ekka revealed that during 2008-09 ... Assam Tribune

"Getting Your Tubes Tied" or 'naturally' blocking them?   -  Mar 18, 2008
You will have your own reasons for considering 'tubal ligation' or female sterilization as your preferred method of long term birth control. ... Buzzle

Contraception; Trends in premenopausal women's use of contraceptives ...   -  Jan 7, 2005
The leading methods of contraception in the United States in 2002 were the oral contraceptive pill (11.7 million women), female sterilization (10.3 million) ... Pay-Per-View - Drug Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

High prevalence of child marriage in India: study   -  Mar 10, 2009
...were still children, a study has found, and researchers warned that such unions carried higher risks of unwanted pregnancies and female sterilization. ... Reuters India

Changes in contraceptive method mix in developing countries.   -  Sep 1, 2007
The overall proportion of users relying on female sterilization ranged from 29% ... For example, female sterilization is the most widely employed method in ... $20.00 - International Family Planning Perspectiv... - Alacra Store

NCHS dataline.(survey of National Center for Health Statistics)   -  May 1, 2005
The leading methods of contraception in the United States in 2002 were the oral contraceptive pill (11.7 million women), female sterilization (10.3 million) ... $4.95 - Public Health Reports - ECNext

Contraception; Trends in premenopausal women's use of contraceptives ...   -  Jan 3, 2005
The leading methods of contraception in the United States in 2002 were the oral contraceptive pill (11.7 million women), female sterilization (10.3 million) ... Pay-Per-View - OBGYN & Reproduction Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Gynecology And Laparoscopic Surgeons, PC, Releases Podcast On …   -  Feb 6, 2008
...laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, advanced hysteroscopy, laser surgery, endometrial ablation, birth control and female sterilization. Dr. Lisa M. Roberts, ... carolinanewswire.com

dBusinessNews :: Daily Business News Delivered to Your Desktop   -  Dec 25, 2009
...laser surgery, endometrial ablation, birth control and female sterilization. ... birth control, female sterilization, Essure ® permanent birth control, ... dBusinessNews Triangle - dBusinessNews Triangle (press release)

San Angelo Area Health Helps   -  Jan 30, 2007
...male and female sterilization; emergency contraception; treatment for pre- and post-menopausal women; tests and treatment for urinary tract infections. ... San Angelo Standard Times

Gynecology And Laparoscopic Surgeons, PC, Releases Podcast On …   -  Jan 21, 2008
...laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, advanced hysteroscopy, laser surgery, endometrial ablation, birth control and female sterilization. Dr. Lisa M. Roberts, ... carolinanewswire.com

Family planning clinics may not be the best option for serving...   -  Jun 1, 2005
Additionally, the apparent interest in female sterilization and the IUD suggests that clinics should focus on providing permanent or long-term methods. ... $4.95 - International Family Planning Perspectiv... - ECNext

Article: Introducing sustainable vasectomy services in Guatemala.( …   -  Dec 1, 2007
The most frequently used method in the country has been female sterilization, used by 11% of these women in 1987 and by 17% in 2002. ... Pay-Per-View - International Family Planning Perspectiv... - HighBeam Research

Gynecology and Laparoscopic Surgeons, PC, Releases Podcast on …   -  Jan 18, 2008
...laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, advanced hysteroscopy, laser surgery, endometrial ablation, birth control and female sterilization. Dr. Lisa M. Roberts, ... PR.com - PR.com (press release)

Article: Contraceptive methods used by women aged 15-44 years.( …   -  Jun 15, 2005
Contraceptive Methods Used by Women Aged 15-44 Years Pill 30.6% Female sterilization 27% Condom18% Male sterilization 9.2% Withdrawal/periodic ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - HighBeam Research

Ask Dr. H: A simpler sterilization procedure   -  Oct 5, 2009
...non-reversible female sterilization. Unlike a tubal ligation, it does not require general anesthesia and can be performed in your doctor's office. ... Philadelphia Inquirer

Families have the right to choose   -  Jan 30, 2010
The most commonly used modern method is the pill (16 percent), followed by female sterilization (9 percent). Another 17 percent are using traditional ... Manila Bulletin

Health Canada Approves Conceptus' Third Generation Essure(R) …   -  Dec 10, 2007
The Essure procedure remains the first and only female sterilization procedure to have zero pregnancies in the clinical trials. It is approved for sale in ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Article: Contraceptive methods used by women aged 15-44 years.(DATA …   -  Apr 15, 2005
Contraceptive Methods Used by Women Aged 15-44 Years Pill 30.6% Female sterilization 27% Condom 18% Male sterilization 9.2% Withdrawal/periodic abstinence . ... Pay-Per-View - OB GYN News - HighBeam Research

Vasectomy reversals becoming more common in United States .   -  Jul 23, 2007
Among married couples in this country, only female sterilization and oral contraception are relied upon more often," reveals the Web site of National ... Gadsden Times - Google News Archive

Article: Family planning clinics may not be the best option for...   -  Jun 1, 2005
The change was driven mainly by greater knowledge of female sterilization and the IUD. Modest increases were seen for the pill and injectable; however, ... Pay-Per-View - International Family Planning Perspectiv... - HighBeam Research

New Devices and Effective Options in Contraception   -  Oct 17, 2006
It is 99.7 percent effective in preventing pregnancy — about as effective as female sterilization but completely reversible, studies have shown — and it has ... New York Times

Health Canada Approves Conceptus' Third Generation Essure(R) …   -  Nov 30, 2007
The Essure procedure remains the first and only female sterilization procedure to have zero pregnancies in the clinical trials. It is approved for sale in ... $4.95 - PR Newswire - ECNext

Essure(R) to Be Highlighted at 18th Annual Congress of the European …   -  Oct 29, 2009
..."The Essure(R) device is the most effective, safe and convenient method of female sterilization available, and should be offered to all women seeking ... Wall Street Journal

BRAZIL: HEALTH MINISTRY OPPOSES STERILIZATION OF YOUNG …   -  Aug 23, 2007
In the poorest areas of the country, indices of female sterilization are higher than the national average: 43.9 percent in the northwest, and 59.5 percent ... Free with registration - Inter Press Service - AccessMyLibrary.com

Tighten rules against clinical trials: Panel   -  May 5, 2008
..."Of the couples who opted for a permanent method of contraception in 2006-07, as many as 44,02139 chose tubectomy or female sterilization whereas only 1 ... Times of India

Contraception; Sterilization at younger age is more likely to cause...   -  May 1, 2006
Curtis and her coauthors published their report in Contraception (Regret following female sterilization at a young age: a systematic review. ... Pay-Per-View - OBGYN & Reproduction Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

American Medical Sells Assets To Conceptus For $23.6M >AMMD   -  Oct 5, 2009
American Medical Systems Holdings Inc. (AMMD) sold its female sterilization assets and Ovion technology to contraceptive developer Conceptus Inc. (CPTS) for ... Wall Street Journal

Nigeria: Reforming the Health Ministry   -  Apr 15, 2008
...postinor 2, Lo-femenal, Norplant, suction tubes, Vasectomy (male sterilization), tubal ligation (female sterilization) etc among the Nigerian public. ... AllAfrica.com

United States 9th Circuit Court of Appeals Reports - LIN v. GONZALES,...   -  Jan 12, 2006
Planning Operation Certification issued by the Pingtan County Family Planning Bureau documenting that Chen underwent a female sterilization operation; ... Pay-Per-View - United States 9th Circuit Court of... - Loislaw

Birth control firm Conceptus riding an uptrend   -  Jun 13, 2008
The Millennium Research Group's US Markets for Gynecological Devices 2008 report noted that the female sterilization market was worth more than $80 million ... Bizjournals.com

Marvel or myth?   -  Aug 14, 2009
Followed by a cycle of unspaced pregnancies, with heavy emphasis on female sterilization, Kerala's maternal mortality is twice that of Sri Lanka's, ... The Hindu

Hysteroscopic sterilization device nears market.(Women's Health)   -  Jan 1, 2006
The FDA approved Essure, currently the only nonincisional approach to female sterilization, in November 2002. The Adiana system "is the next step in the ... Pay-Per-View - Internal Medicine News - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Hidden tragedies of the tsunami   -  Jul 23, 2005
Today, more than two thirds of Indian couples that use contraception are relying on female sterilization. "The government systems are so entrenched, ... The Standard

Ineffectiveness and Dangers of Flu Shots   -  Oct 5, 2009
Or perhaps, in the case of Swine Flu, infect it as part of a sinister depopulation scheme through involuntary male and/or female sterilization and future ... baltimorechronicle.com

Nigeria: Obasanjo On Population Control   -  Jan 16, 2007
Ibadan to increase the availability of surgical sterilization for men and women and for publication of a book on female sterilization procedures. ... AllAfrica.com

KARACHI: Study paints a grim picture of progress in health sector   -  Oct 23, 2008
The most widely-used method is female sterilization (eight per cent), followed by the use of condoms (seven per cent), while use of male sterilization and ... DAWN.com

United States Funding Sterilizations of Philippine Women   -  Jul 14, 2006
Female sterilization has become a favourite approach to artificially limiting family size in the country, although Filipino men have also been targeted with ... Lifesite

More Women Opting Against Birth Control, Study Finds   -  Jan 4, 2005
...their reproductive years, and the pill was the most popular choice, followed by female sterilization -- usually by having their fallopian tubes tied. ... Washington Post

High prevalence of child marriage in India   -  Mar 18, 2009
...were still children, a study has found, and researchers warned that such unions carried higher risks of unwanted pregnancies and female sterilization. ... Tehran Times

Birth Control - Birth Control Methods   -  May 22, 2008
Female sterilization is more complicated, has higher risks of problems after surgery, and is more expensive than male sterilization. ... WebMD

Guangxi Officials Carry Out Mass Forced Abortions   -  Apr 22, 2007
...“Such laws and practices required the use of birth control methods (particularly IUDs and female sterilization, which according to government statistics, ... ?ài ? Châu Tự Do - ?ài ? Châu Tự Do

Conceptus' Essure Procedure Now Covered by Medicaid in New York, …   -  Feb 15, 2006
...effective means of permanent female sterilization that does not require the general anesthesia, incisions or long recovery period of traditional tubal ... Today's SurgiCenter

Hysteroscopic sterilization device nears market.(Gynecology)   -  Dec 15, 2005
The FDA approved Essure, currently the only non-incisional approach to female sterilization, in November 2002. The Adiana system "is the next step in the ... Free with registration - OB GYN News - AccessMyLibrary.com

The birth control maze Let your age, sexual activity, relationships...   -  Mar 6, 2005
When the percentages of women relying on either female sterilization (16.7%) or male sterilization (5.7%) are combined, the total percentage relying on ... $2.95 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - NewsBank

FDA Approves To Modification Of Conceptus' Sterilization Device   -  Jul 31, 2007
...received FDA approval of an updated version of its nonincisional female sterilization device called Essure, the AP/Forbes reports ( AP/Forbes , 7/25). ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Contraception; Study: Most women would prefer laparoscopic over …   -  Apr 17, 2005
Keywords: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, Female Sterilization, Hysteroscopic Sterilization, Laparoscopic Sterilization, Gynecology, Contraception, ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

United States 11th Circuit Court of Appeals Reports - HUANG v. US...   -  Sep 8, 2005
Next the record contained a "Family Planning Register Card" for Lan Ying Li, indicating that, on March 11, 1990, a female sterilization was performed. ... Pay-Per-View - United States 11th Circuit Court of... - Loislaw

American Medical Systems Announces Strong Third Quarter 2009 …   -  Nov 4, 2009
...(f) Relates to the gain on sale of female sterilization and Ovion technology assets. (g) Includes the tax effect of each of the above items in each of the ... Wall Street Journal

Article: Hysteroscopic sterilization device nears market.(Gynecology)...   -  Dec 15, 2005
The FDA approved Essure, currently the only non-incisional approach to female sterilization, in November 2002. The Adiana system "is the next step in the ... Pay-Per-View - OB GYN News - HighBeam Research

Population exec says vasectomy still unpopular .   -  Sep 16, 2005
...and Health Survey in Central Luzon reported using tubal ligation or female sterilization, making it the most used family planning method in the region. ... Philippine Daily Inquirer - Google News Archive

Code of Massachusetts Regulations - 130 CMR 433.456: Sterilization …   -  Aug 9, 2005
...(2) Female sterilization must be performed by a licensed physician in a hospital, a freestanding ambulatory surgery center, or a sterilization clinic. ... Pay-Per-View - Code of Massachusetts Regulations - Loislaw

Small steps cut maternal deaths; Birth control, iron supplements,...   -  Dec 2, 2007
The number of couples using contraception -- usually female sterilization or condoms -- has doubled over the same period, and wider spacing of births has ... Pay-Per-View - Chicago Tribune - ProQuest Archiver

India grows, but many kids are underdeveloped; Signs of malnutrition...   -  Oct 12, 2007
...and knowledge of modern contraception remains low, with most couples relying on female sterilization as their main birth-control method, if any is used. ... Pay-Per-View - Chicago Tribune - ProQuest Archiver

Not covered   -  Apr 2, 2005
Reversal of male or female sterilization. Varicose vein therapy. Steroid injections for acne. Weight-loss treatment, except for the clinically obese. ... Pay-Per-View - Toronto Star - ProQuest Archiver

Not covered   -  Apr 2, 2005
Reversal of male or female sterilization. Varicose vein therapy. Steroid injections for acne. Weight-loss treatment, except for the clinically obese. ... Pay-Per-View - Toronto Star - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Article: More Women Opting Against Birth Control, Study Finds - The …   -  Jan 4, 2005
...their reproductive years, and the pill was the most popular choice, followed by female sterilization -- usually by having their fallopian tubes tied. ... Pay-Per-View - Washington Post - HighBeam Research

Fast-growing India can't outpace woes; Despite recent gains against …   -  Nov 4, 2007
...knowledge of modern contraception remains poor, with most couples relying on female sterilization as their main birth control method, if any is used. ... Pay-Per-View - Los Angeles Times - ProQuest Archiver

Contraception; Study: Most women would prefer laparoscopic over …   -  Apr 12, 2005
Keywords: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, Female Sterilization, Hysteroscopic Sterilization, Laparoscopic Sterilization, Gynecology, Contraception, ... Pay-Per-View - Science Letter - Factiva, from Dow Jones

V. Voluntary Tubal Ligation : A Case Study in Denial of Access to …   -  Jun 14, 2005
118]Voluntary tubal ligation or female sterilization is widely accepted by medical science and international health and human rights entities as a method of ... hrw.org

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare   -  Aug 24, 2007
...(2) Non-availability of adequate number of working Laparoscope's at the health facilities in the States for conducting Female Sterilization. ... pib.nic.in

Article: What's so scary about safe contraception?(News)(Column) - …   -  Mar 16, 2006
Administration (FDA) for women who desire permanent birth control (female sterilization ... alternatives for permanent birth control. ... Pay-Per-View - Rocky Mountain News - HighBeam Research

Contraception; Study: Most women would prefer laparoscopic over …   -  Apr 14, 2005
Keywords: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, Female Sterilization, Hysteroscopic Sterilization, Laparoscopic Sterilization, Gynecology, Contraception, ... Pay-Per-View - Women's Health Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Bruker, DSP, Conceptus, PC Mall: US Small-Cap Equity Movers   -  Oct 30, 2008
By Whitney Kisling. Oct. 30 (Bloomberg) -- The Russell 2000 Index rose 4.8 percent to 514.18 at 4 pm in New York. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index, ... Bloomberg

FEATURE : Lack of family planning takes toll on women   -  Jan 3, 2009
With about 70 percent of Filipinos relying on the public sector for family planning services, including female sterilization, oral or injectable ... Taipei Times - Taipei Times

Half of RP's married women use contraceptives: survey   -  Apr 27, 2009
The survey showed that 34 percent of married women rely on a modern method, mostly the pill (16 percent) and female sterilization (9 percent). ... ABS CBN News

Single Port Approach to Surpass 20% of All Laparoscopic Procedures by...   -  Dec 1, 2009
...hand instruments, suction/irrigation devices, insufflation devices, hand-assist devices, laparoscopes, and mechanical female sterilization devices. ... Bizjournals.com

Doctors, NGO to provide family planning among urban poor   -  Oct 25, 2009
...'The contraceptive effectiveness of the IUCD is very high and is comparable to that of male and female sterilization,' she added. ... Sify

For the UN and the European Union, the Enfant Terible Is in Rome   -  Jul 7, 2005
The reason: the anti-life policies that the UNFPA finances in China, supporting male and female sterilization and forced abortion for handicapped and excess ... L'Espresso

Myjoyonline.com ::: Print News   -  May 3, 2009
It is generally considered by health experts to be at least as effective as female sterilization and is simple to perform, safer and less costly. ... Joy Online

A look back at natural family planning   -  Oct 30, 2009
...artificial contraceptive methods, which include barrier methods (condoms), IUDs, male or female sterilization, and the use of hormonal pills. ... BusinessWorld Online

Reportlinker Adds European Markets for Women's Health Devices 2009 ( …   -  Nov 17, 2009
...global endometrial ablation, endometrial resection, uterine fibroid embolization, hysteroscopes, colposcopes, female sterilization and fluid management. ... Bizjournals.com

Economy may brake baby boom   -  Jun 21, 2009
Finally, she heard about the female sterilization procedure Essure: Small metal insertions would block her fallopian tubes from accepting sperm. ... News & Observer



Background information on Female sterilization [When available]

Tubal ligation, commonly knows as getting your tubes tied, is a common surgical sterilization technique for women. This procedure closes the fallopian tubes to stop the egg from traveling to the uterus from the ovary. It also prevents sperm from reaching the fallopian tube to fertilize an egg. The surgery is effective immediately and are 99.5% effective as birth control.

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