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1

What is artificial contraception

A method of contraception which prevents contraception during sex

2

What is natural contraception

Avoiding conception by avoiding sex at certain times of the month (natural family planning)

3

What different methods of contraception exist

- natural family planning
- barrier methods e.g condom
- hormonal methods e.g contraceptive pill
- sterilisation
- intrauterine device can prevent implantation
- morning after pill

4

What is the Catholic attitude to contraception

- artificial contraception is morally wrong
- parents should take into account their own welfare and that of their children
- only natural family planning should be used to plan family size
- artificial contraception stops the creative aspect of sex
- some forms of contraception are seen as early abortions
- contraception can lead to sexual promiscuity

5

What is the non Catholic view on contraception

- christians can use contraception responsibly
- should only be used by married couples
- sex can be just unitive
- the bible doesn't directly forbid the use of contraception
- can help to reduce the spread of STI's such as aids

6

What two groups can methods of contraception be split into

Artificial and natural