rhythm method of birth control

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n rhythm method of birth control natural family planning in which ovulation is assumed to occur 14 days before the onset of a period (the fertile period would be assumed to extend from day 10 through day 18 of her cycle)
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Usage


In news:

Oprah Radio host Dr Laura Berman talks about her concerns that more teen couples are using the rhythm method as a form of birth control.
A growing number of teenage girls say they use the rhythm method of birth control, and more teens also said it is all right for an unmarried female to have a baby, according to a government survey released Wednesday.
A growing number of teen girls say they use the rhythm method for birth control, and more teens also think it's OK for an unmarried female to have a baby, according to a government survey released Wednesday.
It is unfortunate for the health of women and their infants that Pope John Paul II continues to approve only "natural" birth control (the rhythm method ) for contraception.
A growing number of teenage girls say they use the rhythm method of birth control , and more teens also said it is all right for an unmarried female to have a baby, according to a government survey released Wednesday.
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