The history of birth control

Published On: Apr 09 2013 02:28:22 PM PDT   Updated On: Jun 30 2014 07:23:16 AM PDT

Companies with religious objections can refuse to pay for contraception, according to the U.S. Supreme Court, marking another important moment in the history of birth control.

Birth Control - Diaphragm
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1880s -- German scientist Dr. Wilhelm Mensinga invents a larger version of the cervical cap. His model will gain widespread popularity and come to be known as "the diaphragm."

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