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Ways to Get Pregnant Fast

For many couples, avoiding pregnancy is very difficult and simply talking about it makes the woman pregnant. For others, however, conceiving can be very elusive and exasperating. Here is what you should know in case you are wondering how to conceive a child. Eat healthy foodsThere a lot of factors responsible for pregnancy, but many doctors believe that a healthy diet is key. In a Harvard School of Public Health study involving around 17,000 women, the researchers were able to identify “fertilit…

Important Preconception Care

Preconception care is an important factor in ensuring that future parents may be able to conceive healthier babies. Preparing for conception is important so that women as well as men make themselves ready in terms of not only safe conception but also with reducing the risk factors that may affect a baby’s development. Here are some important preconception tips to follow: Learn more about what it takes to get pregnant.Women, as well as men should try to learn what they can of what it takes to con…

Getting Pregnant After Stopping Birth Control Pill

Most women use birth control pills as their main method of contraception. However, should they decide to get pregnant, they have to discontinue taking the pill. The question now is: how long should a woman wait before trying to conceive after quitting the birth control pill?It is commonly believed that a woman should wait between two to three menstrual cycles before getting pregnant. Meanwhile, it is also believed that if she gets pregnant right after taking off the pill that there is a greater …

The Importance of Cervical Mucus in Getting Pregnant

Aside from checking a woman’s basal body temperature, there are also other ways to determine her state of fertility. One of which is through the cervical mucus, which is one of the many types of vaginal discharge.The cervical mucus blocks the woman’s external os after a menstrual period. This infertile mucus blocks sperm cells from entering the uterus. However, this discharge becomes thinner and less acidic around the time of ovulation, which would allow sperm to enter. This means that it can be…

Common Myths About Getting Pregnant

If a woman tries to get pregnant, chances are she’d get advice from almost everyone and everywhere:  her mother, her mother-in-law, her friends, her husband, her husband’s female friends, the media, and so on and so forth.  However, one has to sort out which are fact and which are just plain myths.  Here are some information on common myths about getting pregnant.You can get birth right after stopping your birth control It may be true if you are using condoms and other methods that only require …

How to Increase Your Chances of Having Twins

It is human nature to be fascinated by babies, more so if they come in pairs. In recent years, pregnancies that carry twins or other multiples have been on the rise. A lot of couples wonder how to increase their chances of having it.Here are some suggestions that could increase the odds of having twins, or more.Uncontrollable Factors:Be a twin yourself – Twins have a higher rate of having twins themselves. Have a family history of twins – If your mother’s family has had twins in its history, you…