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Why Men as Young as 23 Are Choosing Vasectomies in Post-Roe America

  • US procedure rates surge after court reverses Roe v. Wade
  • Economic mood may also weigh against desire for children
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Connor Speed never imagined he would be asking for a vasectomy at the age of 23, but after the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, he decided to take the plunge.

He’s frustrated by what he sees as a loss of rights for the women in his life; he also wants to avoid unwanted pregnancies.