Flashcards in Contraception - Natural Methods Deck (7)
What natural methods of contraception are available?
- Observation of cervical mucus
- Palpating the cervix
- Lactational amenorrhoea
What can help women keep track of their cycle and fertile times?
Devices and dipsticks available for purchase
Is the lactational amenorrhoea method effective?
Who is the lactational amenorrhoea method effective for?
What conditions must be fulfilled for the lactational amenorrhoea method to be effect?
- Must be fully breastfeeding
- Have amenorhoea
- Baby must be less than 6 months old
What are the benefits of natural methods of family planning?
- No side effects
- Complies with religious practices of some mothers