In this episode you’re going to learn about the important topic of postpartum contraception. This is a little more mature content so use your best judgement as to whether or not you want younger folks to listen.
There is a natural period of infertility that occurs after live birth. When this period passes it is vital to be prepared to make the right contraceptive choice for yourself. No one method is perfect for everyone. Each comes with its own perks and pitfalls not to mention varying degrees of efficacy. Even if you are looking to have additional children the spacing out of births is important for both your health and that of your baby.
It’s never too early to start thinking about postpartum contraception. It’s best to be proactive and educate yourself well in advance so that when the time comes you are prepared to make an informed decision.
In this Episode, You’ll Learn About:
- Why postpartum contraception is important
- How interpregnancy intervals affect health of mother and baby
- How to choose contraception
- When to start thinking about postpartum contraception
- What lactational amenorrhea is
- How different methods of contraception work
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