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MommaTrish August 21st, 2009 10:14 PM

So, why?
 
From my earlier question I see a lot of you are like me and use NFP/FAM as a form of birth control, so I was wondering, well, why?

SavaAngel August 22nd, 2009 02:03 AM

Re: So, why?
 
Natural & Religious. No hormones. No barriers (and no need to worry about allergies to latex and spermicide).

HippieLove August 22nd, 2009 04:30 AM

Re: So, why?
 
A few reasons, first is that my body has never reacted well to hormonal BC and I'm tired of feeling so unwell because of it that I would rather just NOT DTD! Obviously that wouldn't be healthy for my relationship but neither would a third baby right now. I mean of it happened it wouldn't be the worst thing. We are however WTTC which brings me to my next reason, I want to learn to track my cycles and get to know my body in a sense for when the time does to TTC.

ShawnaCAN August 22nd, 2009 08:49 AM

Re: So, why?
 
It's compatible with our faith and it makes sense. High effectiveness without risks to my health.

benandali August 22nd, 2009 09:41 AM

Re: So, why?
 
Religious reasons, FREE, no side effects, cool to know what's going on with my body, increased communication between my husband and I.

MommaTrish August 22nd, 2009 09:58 AM

Re: So, why?
 
Those are pretty close to my reasons. Its free, which I need since I'm back to being broke, and I always have horrible reactions to birth control.

Samiel August 22nd, 2009 10:02 AM

Re: So, why?
 
I have bad reactions to bc and dh is too stubborn to use condoms. Also, we want to ttc at the end of this year, so I don't want to be waiting on my cycle to regulate again.

LJD3Tdance August 22nd, 2009 06:28 PM

Re: So, why?
 
I add new reasons all the time, but I just don't like the idea of birth control and/or condoms (unless there is some health reason, bc to help with cysts or condoms for somebody who has like HIV) and then my church doesn't like it either.


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