A 36-year-old female asked:

I'd like to stop taking the bc pill but don't want anymore children. does natural family planning work? how would i begin?

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Dr. Vivian Lugo-Eschenwald
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Formally learn the method of your choice and use it as instructed. One method is Creighton Model FertilityCare System, it is taught by Creighton Practitioners. Look for them in your community; some teach remotely. Go to www.fertilitycare.org or www.creightonmodel.com.
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