Getting Pregnant

Have a question about getting pregnant? Concerned about your chances of getting pregnant? Pregnancy-Info has everything you need to know about improving your chances of conceiving.  Learn more about the best times for trying to conceive, how to know when you are ovulating and what to do to prepare your body for pregnancy before you even start trying for a baby.  Also find out more about the many signs and symptoms of pregnancy so that you will know how to recognize that you might be carrying a baby.

Preparing For Pregnancy

If you and your partner have been experiencing difficulty getting pregnant, our trying to get pregnant section provides tips on improving your chances of conception, including information on fertility supplements, how your diet can be affecting fertility, as well as recommended products that can help you conceive.

Of course, there are many tools you can use to improve your chances of conceiving. We have information on how to calculate ovulation as well as how to figure out your basal body temperature (BBT), both of which can help you determine when you’re most fertile.  Also learn more about cervical mucus and what it can tell you about ovulation and read up on ovulation test kits that you can use at home.

Pregnancy preparation is also essential to improving your chances of getting pregnant. Ensuring that you and your partner are prepared physically and financially for the challenges of pregnancy and parenthood are essential.  Learn more about the importance of taking folic acid and prenatal vitamins even before you become pregnant.

Signs Of Pregnancy

Think you may be pregnant? Check out our Am I pregnant? section and learn about common pregnancy symptoms like tender breasts, a missed period, morning sickness, tiredness, and food cravings. Here, you can also calculate your due date and check out fun old wives tales to try to determine your baby’s sex.  Find out different tricks women do to try and determine if they are carrying a boy or a girl.  

Of course, proper preconception care is essential to both you and your baby’s health. Learn about how to stay fit and healthy during your pregnancy and what factors to avoid.  Find out about what food and drinks are no, nos during pregnancy and learn more about what foods are essential for staying healthy during pregnancy.

Finally, adoption can be an exciting and incredibly rewarding alternative to pregnancy. Learn about the adoption process and how to prepare yourself for this unique journey in our adoption section.  Learn more about types of adoption and about how to prepare yourself mentally for this new addition to your family.

If you are looking for more information about IVF and fertility options, check out The Pacific Fertility Clinics in Los Angeles, CA.

 

 

 

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nkechieyiche
my ovulation is 6-7 days past, i met with my huband on the ovulation day, and nw i feel like my bladder is full and minor cramps on the left side of my abdomen. what could be the reason? Please respond.
6 years ago
kajol615
I need to know, am I really pregnant. I had sex almost to my last period, which was suppose to happen around June 7th and I had sex on 4th. After that I didnt get period till now (This month also the same no periods yet). And 11th of July which is yesterday I have done hCG(home test) test and it was negative ( This was after 5 weeks from when I had sex). Am I really pregnant or are there any reasons for my period stop. Please help, Thanks.
6 years ago
nikki8287
me and my husband are trying for baby #2 and we tried all the fertile days in may and i was ovulating from june 4th-9th and i last had my period on may 23rd and a light one on june 13th my cycles are normally 31 days apart and the period wasnt like a normal period it was brown and dark red and no clots and then went away i just want to know if thats a sign of pregnancy ive taken tests and all of them said negative but with my first one we conceived at the end of december and didnt find out til feburary...does this happen to anyone?
6 years ago
Britt_Britt
I have been taking metformin for PCOS. I have taken it for about 6 weeks, two weeks after taking i started my period.Prior to this period didnt have one for 13 months. Me and my husband had sex three days out of the four of my fertile after this period. It has been four weeks since the first day i started my period. I took a prego test last week it was negative but could it have been to early. My breast started feeling sore about 1 week ago and blue veins are begining to pop up. My periods have always been irregular from pcos. Could i be prego?
6 years ago
pamping
Hi, just wondering I had my period last may 8 and my husband and i had sex the entire month of may 12 up to june 10. and I had a period again on june 12. is it possible that im pregnat? please help... we are despretly trying to have a baby.
6 years ago