tracenik, January 1, 2008 (view all comments by tracenik)
This book is amazing. My husband and I had been trying to conceive for a year when a friend loaned it to me. It explained what every woman should know: that not everyone ovulates on day 14 of her cycle, let alone has a 28-day cycle. With this book as a guide, we were able to conceive only 4 months after I started charting!
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nwsehorse, November 26, 2006 (view all comments by nwsehorse)
Weschler has eloquently written a user friendly and informative how-to fertility book which every woman must own! This treasure is a one stop book for anything you desire to know about natural family planning. Topics range from prevention and health to planning and problem resolution. I highly reccomend purchasing a copy for yourself and any woman who has a desire to understand her body.
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This illustrated guide to the powerful Fertility Awareness Method--the exciting natural alternative to present methods of birth control--teaches women to take greater control of their own menstrual and sexual health care and, in the process, reap benefits well beyond their fertility.
by Harper Collins,
Celebrating 10 years of helping hundreds of thousands of women achieve pregnancy, avoid pregnancy naturally, and gain better control of their health and lives, the 10th Anniversary Edition of the classic bestseller will include:
•New 'Preface to the 10th Anniversary Edition"
•Updates on new fertility technologies
•Natural approaches to conception
•Updated Resources and Books
For any woman unhappy with her current method of birth control; demoralized by her quest to have a baby; or experiencing confusing symptoms in her cycle, this book provides answers to all these questions, plus amazing insights into a woman's body. Weschler thoroughly explains the empowering Fertility Awareness Method, which in only a couple minutes a day allows a woman to:
•Enjoy highly effective, scientifically proven birth control without chemicals or devices
•Maximize her chances of conception or expedite fertility treatment by identifying impediments to conception
•Increase the likelihood of choosing the gender of her baby
•Gain control of her sexual and gynecological health
Are you unhappy with your current method of birth control? Or demoralized by your quest to have a baby? Do you experience confusing signs and symptoms at various times in your cycle? This invaluable resource provides the answers to your questions while giving you amazing insights into your body.
Taking Charge of Your Fertility has helped literally hundreds of thousands of women achieve pregnancy, avoid pregnancy naturally, or simply gain better control of their health and lives. Toni Weschler thoroughly explains the empowering Fertility Awareness Method (FAM), which in only a couple of minutes a day allows you to:
enjoy highly effective and scientifically proven birth control without chemicals or devices
maximize your chances of conception before you see a doctor, or expedite your
fertility treatment by quickly identifying impediments to pregnancy achievement
increase the likelihood of choosing the gender of your baby
gain control of your sexual and gynecological health
The book includes:
a revolutionary, fully intuitive charting system
numerous master charts, including charts for birth control, pregnancy achievement, and menopause
discussion of fertility conditions and treatments
comprehensive tables clearly summarizing fertility-related drugs and procedures
This new 10th anniversary edition includes updated information on the effective use of FAM, the latest on fertility technology, and an updated resources section.
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