|Did you miss our national webcast Knowing Your Alternatives to Prescribing Contraceptives with Dr. Marguerite Duane?
Fertility is a normal, healthy physiologic state. Women’s hormonal cycles determine the fertile window when a couple will most likely conceive. An understanding of the cycle and recognition of the external signs that determine each phase has led to the development of more environmentally friendly and highly effective forms of family planning. Despite these advances, there is limited information about fertility awareness based methods (FABMs) being taught in medical school and residency and the majority of health professionals are trained to approach fertility as a disease state.
Dr. Marguerite Duane discussed all the options available to physicians when counseling patients on family planning options on our national webcast last week. Her discussion was very interactive with numerous medical professionals and medical students participating. If you missed it you can replay the webcast here.
The hearing for Planned Parenthood v. Center for Medical Progress has finally concluded, and it will now go before a jury (who have been ordered by the judge that they cannot even see the CMP videos). There is a LOT to unpack in this historic case – and it’s a lot bigger story than the media is giving it credit for. Planned Parenthood brought forth their entire stash of intimidation tactics and legal force against David Daleiden and the Center for Medical Progress following the release of their undercover videos… only to completely flounder at the hearings. Read this