FDA To Take Another Look At Essure Contraceptive Device After Health Complaints

FDA To Take Another Look At Essure Contraceptive Device After Health Complaints

By Tara Haelle

Thousands of women say they’ve been harmed by the permanent contraceptive Essure. But it’s unclear if the problems were caused by the device. The Food and Drug Administration is taking a closer look.

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