Dr. Thomas Bouchard, Family Medicine Physician talks about his and his colleagues research in understanding natural family planning, breastfeeding and other times women might experience irregular cycles, and the future of understanding with science and technology advancements.
Top 3 Takeaways:
- Not every method of NFP is for everyone. The method should fit the couple and their needs, not the other way around.
- Research is moving forward with NFP that works for people with irregular cycles, like those in perimenopause or undergoing chemotherapy.
- Data shows no correlation between the COVID-19 vaccine and changes in the menstrual cycle.