United States Conference of Catholic Bishops

After studying the course materials located on Module 4: Lecture Materials & Resources page, answer the following:

1. Make a summary of ERD 38, 39, 43, 44
2. Description and ethical analysis of:
a. Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis PGD
b. Surrogate motherhood
c. “Snowflake babies”
d. Artificial insemination
3. What is Natural Family Planning (NFP)?
4. Describe the 3 Primary ovulation symptoms
5. Describe the 7 Secondary ovulation symptoms
6. Describe various NFP protocols and methods available today
7. NFP vs Contraception: Ethical analysis

Submission Instructions:

  • The paper is to be clear and concise and students will lose points for improper grammar, punctuation, and misspelling, 600 words minimum
  • If references are used, please cite properly according to the current APA style, 7 edition.



Requirements: as instructed

Answer preview

Mittelschmerz is pain women experience on one pelvic side when the ovary releases an egg.

  1. The NFP protocols and methods available today include;
  2. The Creighton Model, an approach that relies on the observation and charting of a woman’s biological markers regarding her health and fertility (Alfred Cioffi, 2021).
  3. The Couple to Couple League (CCL) helps promote fertility awareness about natural ways of family planning that couples can use.
  4. The Sympto-Thermal method requires women to observe the BBT, cervix activity, and cervical mucus (Alfred Cioffi, 2021).
  5. Billings Method is an approach that keeps checking a woman’s natural and outstanding fertility and infertility signs every day.

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