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The history of birth control

Published On: Apr 09 2013 04:28:22 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 29 2013 07:44:12 AM CDT

Pediatricians now support making condoms available to teens, marking another important moment in the history of birth control.

Birth Control - Goodyear
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1839 -- Charles Goodyear invents the technology to vulcanize rubber. Along with tires, he puts it to use manufacturing rubber condoms, intrauterine devices, douching syringes and "womb veils."

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