Child Spacing

March 1964
America;3/21/1964, Vol. 110 Issue 12, p360
The article focuses on the issue of birth intervals and the use of rhythm method in family planning. Several Catholic dioceses in the U.S. are operating rhythm clinics and their doctors believe in the effectiveness of periodic continence as a way to control fertility. It points out that the effectiveness of periodic continence depends on the motivation and competent direction of husband and wife. It suggests practicing periodic continence with a view to spacing births before the need to limit the family became acute.


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