Following the procedure, she began experiencing "severe contraction-like pain".
Some women are paying hundreds of dollars for insertion when they should be getting the highly effective intra-uterine devices for free.
Products will be rolled out for free at all New Zealand schools from June in an effort to end period poverty.
"Because it's stressful and busy it's hard to maintain staff right across the country."
Professor Cindy Farquhar answers our questions on everything to do with menstrual cycles.
It's not just melanoma you may be putting yourself at risk of when seeking that golden tan.
The Government is being called out for its "poor performance" on women's health.
The Period Products Bill was passed on Tuesday.
"There's a stigma around sexually transmitted viruses that scares people into silence."