For National NFP Week, I'm excited to share with you an interview I got to do with Christina Valenzuela, owner and founder of Pearl and Thistle and Boston Cross Check instructor. I hope you enjoy it!
Next week is Natural Family Planning (NFP) Week 2022. Before social media feeds (especially Catholic-leaning ones) fill up with cool things about NFP, I want to highlight one really important aspect of NFP that is difficult for many: miscarriage.
Answering the questions that matter to lactating parents.
Did you know that research indicates that paid maternity leave is really good for women's and newborns' health?
What proportion of babies are males, when society is stressed out? Read this post to find out.
At least, usually? Read this post to find out.
What do bats have to do with a 19th century French doctor who thought his patient was attractive? They both use AUSCULTATION.
Did you know that the same weird thing in your body can 1) make periods painful, 2) help cure newborns of certain kinds of heart disease, and 3) make a uterus contract?
Welcome to the confusing and impressive world of prostaglandins. Check out this article to learn more!
If you're just jumping into the world of NFP, I've got some IG follow recommendations for you! Here are the handles and bios of some accounts you might like. If you've got another recommendation, leave a comment!
For NFP week, I sat down with Johnna Wilford, a health, wellbeing, and FEMM/SymptoPro coach in Kentucky, to ask her a few questions about NFP. We also talked about curly hair and her favorite hormone. I hope you enjoy the interview!