Periodic Abstinence

Abstaining from sexual intercouse for a few days before, during, and after the expected day of ovulation for birth control purposes. Synonym(s): Natural Family Planning Rhythm Method
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Periodic abstinence

Periodic abstinence: Also known as fertility awareness, natural family planning, and the rhythm method, this approach entails not having sexual intercourse on the days of a woman's menstrual cycle when she could become pregnant or using a barrier method (such as a condom, the diaphragm or a cervical cap) for birth control on those days. Because a s...
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