Fertility awareness or natural family planning is a method of contraception where a woman learns how to identify her fertile days (fertile window) using fertility indicators such as waking temperature, cervical fluid and cycle length - and then avoids sex or uses condoms during that window, to prevent pregnancy.

What is in the Fertility awareness methods (FAM)?

Fertility awareness methods is an umbrella term for a method of contraception that works by being able to identify when in the menstrual cycle you are fertile through a range of factors.

Frequency

Daily

Effectiveness

92% - 98%

Blood clot risk

None

Effect on fertility

None

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Detailed information

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