I got my Paraguard taken out a few weeks ago, and unlike most on this thread, my experience was pretty positive.  However, knowing about copper toxicity, I wanted to do a good heavy metals cleanse prior to getting pregnant.  However, I think that I may have gotten pregnant when the practitioner removed the IUD!!  I was warned that this was a possibility because sperm can survive in the vagina for five days, but I thought that where I was in my cycle was okay.  Anyone...