getting pregnant

One of the first choices that all patients have to make is where to seek infertility care. It's a critical decision as practice patterns, treatment strategies, and technology used can vary greatly from one practice to another.
Getting or staying pregnant is not easy for everyone -- for some, it can take time and money. While you might not be thinking of having kids right now, having a conversation with a physician about fertility while still in your early 30s could provide benefit later on.
So whether you're aware of someone's efforts to conceive or not, avoid the following statements:
Kindara, a fertility tracking app, is helping millions of women know exactly when they’re ovulating. Check out the app that’s changing the lives of hopeful moms and women everywhere.
You know your chances of conceiving don't actually fall off a ledge the minute you hit your mid-30s, but avoiding this blunder can improve your odds.
Marking anniversaries with love songs and poetry is for the weak, right? Instead, I'm going to try to blog out my best summary of my actual reality of being married 20 years. Warning: Pregnant women should not read this post. It contains twists and turns and sudden drops
Picture-Perfect With time-lapse imaging, a relatively new noninvasive way of assessing embryo quality, a computer-automated
Clearly, conception isn't always easy. As the video tagline says, "Make a baby. Or die trying." This all-too-real video from
The relationship I have with my body is a direct expression of the relationship I have with myself. I can't wear exhaustion like a badge of courage anymore.
While planning a pregnancy can be an excitingly blissful time, it can also be extremely stressful when it's not happening as quickly as you'd hoped. But agonizing over not getting pregnant can be the exact thing that's keeping you from conceiving.
Sometime during that first week of the new year, as I thought very deeply about my grandmother's influence on my life, knowing her light was fading, I began to feel sick and very, very tired.
When it comes to saving money, people often overlook an important variable: the season of conception. Not only can your baby's time of birth affect his or her health -- there may also be a big impact on your wallet.
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Raising a child is also an enormous task and its intensity cannot truly be imagined until it's experienced. Every aspect of your life will change when you have a child and parenting will account for much of your time. There are years when it may even define you!
See, my life had meaning pre-baby. But Julia has added purpose to my life unlike anything else. Through her eyes I'm seeing the world for the first time again.
However, the technique may not be right for everyone. Dr. Wendy Vitek, an ob-gyn at the University of Rochester Medical Center
By Amy Shearn Of course you would never tell her, “Wow, I was wondering why you’d gained weight!” -- right? But please, please
I'm not pregnant. If I were 17, this would be cause for celebration, but when you are ready for a baby and you can't just materialize one, an empty womb feels like an empty heart.
Would you/did you want a honeymoon baby? What are your reasons for thinking it's a good or bad idea? 2. If you get pregnant