Motherwear, a site that sells nursing wear, has a page of Breastfeeding Resources, as well as a helpful Guide.


Natural Fertility Regulation and Care

Visit for information about the Creighton Model for natural fertility care and about NaProTechnology.


Billings Ovulation Method - Look for Dr. Hickner's profile on this site!


This site gives more of the science behind the Billings Ovulation Method, as well as other related info:


NFP Charting Online is a site where women who use the Billings Method can chart online.


Visit to read more about the beauty of a non-contraceptive lifestyle and for lots of information related to family planning!


The Edith Stein Foundation is dedicated to exposing the ill effects that contraception has on a woman's body and dignity, the family, and society as a whole, and to fostering a culture which recognizes and nurtures the dignity of life.


Living the Sacrament: A Catholic NFP Community


"One More Soul: Fostering God's Plan for Love, Chastity, Marriage, and Children" 


American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists


Contraception and Its Effects

The Polycarp Institute seeks to promote and perform research that seeks to improve the physical, psychological and spiritual condition of mankind.


The Mayo Clinic Article on Oral Contraceptive Use as a Risk Factor for Premenopausal Breast Cancer: A Meta-analysis, by Chris Kahlenborn, MD, et al.


Human Dignity

Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family at The Catholic University of America


The Center for Cultural and Pastoral Research


Humanum: Issues in Family, Culture and Science  (The quarterly review of the Center for Cultural and Pastoral Research)


Catholics United for Life of Cody, WY



The USCCB has a Novena to St. Joachim and St. Anne for couples struggling with infertility.

Excellent gynecologic care requires a more sensitive approach than mainstream healthcare.

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