This is the last article in our month-long series on breastfeeding, fertility, and family planning. In this post we had the opportunity to journey back with Sheila Kippley, co-founder with her husband, John, of NFP International, to learn the history of Ecological Breastfeeding.
FACTS is celebrating National Breastfeeding Month by highlighting benefits of breastfeeding and its impact on fertility and family planning. This overview of lactational amenorrhea is the first of a series written by Katie Douglas, an intern with FACTS this summer.
I was 29 years old and a newly minted physician before I ever heard about fertility awareness based methods (FABMs). I was stunned. As a physician, how was it that I knew nothing about this? Meet the FACTS Founder, Dr. Marguerite Duane!
This post features the summary of a research article titled Enrollment, Childbearing Motivations, and Intentions of Couples in the Creighton Model Effectiveness, Intentions, and Behaviors Assessment (CEIBA) Study.
While I initially selected a method and began charting because “I had to,” I have come to realize that I would have made the same decision regardless. Meet the newest FACTS Team Member, Jennifer Emmel!