Is this from IUD?

I am a 38 year old woman, trying to conceive for the first time. I am using the Clearblue Fertility Monitor and it showed high fertility on day 11 of my cycle, and the little egg showed up on day 14 and 15. This is the second month TTC. This month, I started spotting on day 23 of my cycle. Last month... [Read more...]

Catholic Teaching on IUD for Heavy Bleeding

CANFP caught my attention at the Religious Education Congress in Anaheim. I have been menstruating for almost 90 days, the flow is very heavy some days and light on others. I am 45 years old and I have been taking progesterone prescribed from a doctor. This same thing happend two years ago and it was... [Read more...]

Odor Following IUD Placement

I have recently had an IUD placed in no more than a week ago. Now I have a fishy odor present. What could this possibly be? My pap came back normal and I only have one sexual partner; that’s my husband. Trey  Read More →

Is My IUD Source of This Odor?

I have had a copper, non hormonal IUD in place for almost three years now. I was married at the time but within the past two years I have had more than one partner. Most females do experience discharge at some point, mine however has a strange smell, it is rather disgusting to me. I have been checked... [Read more...]

Is My IUD Making Me Sick?

About four weeks ago I stopped taking the Depo and last week I switched to the IUD. Since the begining of the week, I have noticed that I haven’t had an appetite, constant headaches, and mood swings, and what feels like morning sickness. Is this the side effects from the Depo? Or my body rejecting... [Read more...]

Has IUD Affected My Fertility?

I am a heathly 25 year old married woman. I have some concerns about secondary infertility. Being unable to conceive again has me worried. I have recently had my copper intrauterine device (IUD)removed after having it in place for four years. I have a five year old son. My husband and I would like to... [Read more...]

Does an IUD prevent conception?

I have a Copper IUD and have had it for 3 years. I asked my doctor about the chance of the embryo becoming fertilized and he said that he doesn’t believe that happens or he wouldn’t put them in women. I am Pro-life. What is your opinion?  Read More →

How can I support my wife following miscarriage?

Hello, My wife has had an IUD for over 10 years. She recently informed me that she had a miscarriage. This is a very difficult time for her and she has many emotions including guilt. I also feel very bad about this. The questions are next steps. I am not sure how to help her and what advice to give.... [Read more...]