Melinda and Jana Heen, her FertilityCare Practitioner, discuss how Melinda was able to get pregnant with natural family planning despite PCOS and very irregular cycles.
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Melinda has PCOS. She also had very irregular cycles. When she got married to her husband, who is Catholic, she got introduced to Natural Family Planning. How did a woman with PCOS and very irregular cycles get pregnant with NFP?
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Jana and her husband have used the Creighton Model FertilityCare System in their marriage of 13 years. They have 4 children and are now due to have their 5th. In 2004, Jana was asked by her local priest to consider becoming a Practitioner for the Creighton Model system. She accepted the offer and went to Omaha, NE to begin her education with the Pope Paul VI Institute and Creighton University. She finished the practitioner program in the spring of 2006.
Jana has been teaching the Creighton Model of the Diocese of Bismarck for nearly 8 years. She has worked with a variety of couples with various fertility situations. An increasing number of her clients are coming to her due to issues with infertility and a good number of them have been diagnosed with PCOS.