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Reproductive Health

Natural methods of birth control include
A. Abstinence
B. Coitus interrupts
C. Lactational amenorrhoea
D. All of these

D. All of these

a. Periodic abstinence: is a method in which a couple avoids or abstains from coitus from day 10-17 of the menstrual cycle, when ovulation is expected to occur.
As a chance of fertilization are very high during this period, it is called the fertile period.

b. Coitus interruptus: or withdrawal is a method in which male partner withdraws his penis from the vagina just before ejaculation so as to avoid insemination.

c. Lactational amenorrhea: (Absence of menstruation) is based on the principle that during the period of lactation after parturition, ovulation does not occur.

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