The author would like to thank the following individuals for their insight and assistance into the creation of this guide:

Jennifer El-Warari, MPH

Family Planning, Georgetown University

Mildred Jefferson, MD

Professor of Surgery, Boston University;

former president and co-founder of NRLC

Sonya Faber, MA, PhD

Neuroscience, Brown University

Biochemistry, New York University

Karen L. Brauer MS, RPh

Community Pharmacist

Elizabeth Komives, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry, University of California San Diego

for technical information on birth control chemicals

Rev. Tom Wright

Shepherd's Gate Foursquare Church, Los Angeles

for his support, encouragement, and enthusiasm

Contraceptive Information Resource Main Sources

  • Hatcher, Robert A., et al, Contraceptive Technology, 18th Revised Ed., Ardent Media, 2004.
  • Hatcher, Robert A., et al, Contraceptive Technology, 17th Revised Ed., Irvington Publishers Inc., New York, 1998.
  • Kippley, John, The Effectiveness of Natural Family Planning, The Couple to Couple League, Cincinnati, OH, 1986.
  • Physicians Desk Reference for Prescription Drugs, 48th Ed., Medical Economics Data, Oradell, NJ, 1994.
  • Contraception: The Choice is Yours, Ortho Pharmaceutical Corp., Raritan, NJ, June 1989.
  • Willke, J. C., Abortion: Questions and Answers, Revised 1990 Ed., Hayes Publishing Company Inc., Cincinnati, OH, 1990.

A comprehensive listing of referenes and endnotes is available upon request.

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