Taking Charge of Your Fertility, 10th Anniversary Edition: The Definitive Guide to Natural Birth Control, Pregnancy Achievement, and Reproductive Health

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Harper Collins, Oct 31, 2006 - Health & Fitness - 512 pages
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Celebrating 10 years of helping hundreds of thousands of women achieve pregnancy, avoid pregnancy naturally, and gain better control of their health and lives, the 10th Anniversary Edition of the classic bestseller will include:


•New 'Preface to the 10th Anniversary Edition"


•Updates on new fertility technologies


•Natural approaches to conception


•Updated Resources and Books

For any woman unhappy with her current method of birth control; demoralized by her quest to have a baby; or experiencing confusing symptoms in her cycle, this book provides answers to all these questions, plus amazing insights into a woman's body. Weschler thoroughly explains the empowering Fertility Awareness Method, which in only a couple minutes a day allows a woman to:


•Enjoy highly effective, scientifically proven birth control without chemicals or devices


•Maximize her chances of conception or expedite fertility treatment by identifying impediments to conception


•Increase the likelihood of choosing the gender of her baby


•Gain control of her sexual and gynecological health

 

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User Review  - diap - Overstock.com

A highly recommended book for women to get to know their own bodies intimately. Even if youre not trying to get pregnant you will earn tons about your body that you never knew before by reading this ... Read full review

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User Review  - ALM - Target

Full of interesting information that I didn't learn in school. Great, quick read, and also a good reference book! Read full review

Contents

What You Should Know
3
PartTwo REDISCOVERING YOUR CYCLE AND YOUR BODY
31
Minimum Charting with Maximum Reliability
138
PRACTICAL BENEFITS
227
Appreciating Your Sexuality and Nurturing Your Relationship
245
Choosing the Sex of Your Baby
252
Its Not All in My Head?
261
Demystifying Menopause
269
A Summary of Events Through
366
F Frequently Asked Questions FAQs
374
G The Difference Between Natural Methods of Birth Control
386
J Interesting Terminology in Womens Health
395
Sniglets
404
FertilityRelated Resources
410
N Recommended Books
416
Glossary
429

Enriching Your SelfEsteem Through Knowledge
285
Expecting the Unexpected
301
B Using FAM for Birth Control During Special Circumstances
343
Using FAM While Nursing Your Baby
351
The Contraceptive Effectiveness of Natural Birth Control
357
Bibliography
446
Index
461
Master Charts
475
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About the author (2006)

Toni Weschler, MPH, is a nationally respected women's health educator and speaker and the author of Cycle Savvy, a book for teenage girls about their bodies. A frequent guest on television, Internet, and radio shows, she lives in Seattle, Washington.

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