Myth 17: There’s Only One Kind of Fertility Awareness Based Method

Is there only one way to practice fertility awareness? The myth: There’s only one kind of fertility awareness based method. The truth:  There are many. Each with their own intricacies to the observational routine and guidelines.  Cervical Mucus-Only Methods rely on a woman’s daily observation and charting of cervical mucus (like Billings or Creighton) Sympto-Thermal Methods…

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Myth 16: The Fertility Awareness Method is Ineffective

What’s the truth here? The myth: The Fertility Awareness Method is ineffective. The truth: The Fertility Awareness Method is 99.6% effective. That’s as good as hormonal contraception!!!! Remember that fertility awareness is the daily practice of observing and recording one or more of the body’s signs fertility – cervical mucus, basal body temperature, or cervical…

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Myth 15: The Fertility Awareness Method is the Rhythm Method

Let’s nip this in the bud right now… The myth: The Fertility Awareness Method is the same as the Rhythm Method. The truth: Oh my GODDESS! Not it’s not and please stop saying that. The Rhythm Method makes mathematical projections based on past menstrual cycle history to predict future fertile and infertile phases of the…

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