Benefits

» Women and couples understand the mystery of the menstrual cycle and the reason(s) why events happen.

» Women and couples understand and recognize their cyclical phases of fertility and infertility. You understand your fertility as a normal and healthy process, not as an illness or disease.

» It precisely identifies the days of fertility and infertility.

» It's "tailor-made" to your own unique cycles. It is not a “one-size-fits-all”.

» A husband learns and understands his wife’s fertility. This has a very positive effect on their relationship. The wife feels respected.

• Couples are encouraged to attend their follow-ups together so both understand their fertility which affects their decisions to avoid or achieve a pregnancy.

• Men are encouraged to assist in the charting. Charting assists in his awareness of his wife’s days of fertility or infertility.

• Understanding how your body works encourages communication, chastity and intimacy.

• Most couples find their love and respect for each other grows as their understanding and appreciation of fertility increases.

» It respects the dignity of women and of marriage.

» Is an effective, ethical and moral choice for women and couples.

» Is firmly based on a respect for human life.

» Is medically safe with no medical side effects.

» You do not take synthetic chemicals (hormones) into your body and no hormones are excreted into the environment.

» You do not shut down, suppress or destroy your fertility.

» Your legitimate health concerns and problems are not ignored.

» You are able to predict the onset of your next menstrual period well in advance of its occurrence. You can anticipate and plan around other predictable features of a normal cycle like increased sexual desire during ovulation or premenstrual mood swings.

» Women of all reproductive ages are empowered with knowledge to monitor, maintain and evaluate their reproductive and gynecologic health.

» This system is able to be used for your entire reproductive life: during breastfeeding, irregular cycles, premenopause, and after discontinued use of the birth control pill.

» It is easy to learn and you receive personal support in your learning.

» It provides an organized health record of your fertility.

» Is inexpensive. Typically the cost is the teaching of this system.

» There is no increased risk of breast cancer

1) Oral Contraceptive Use as a Risk Factor for Premenopausal Breast Cancer: A Meta-analysis
2) World Health Organization 2005 Press Release #167: Oral Contraceptives Group 1 carcinogenic

» A referral to a NaProTECHNOLOGY ® medical consultant (a specially trained physician) if needed.