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.





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hi guys, just a quick question? I'm experiencing light lower back pains that comes and goes, and some light cramping, not really sure if it pregnancy symptoms, but myself and hubby are trying for a baby for almost 2 years. I am anemic which makes it really hard for me to conceive. so im really confused as to what these light pains are. I finished my period on the 11/09/2017. how soon can I take a test? Thanks
7 years ago
So confused... I had a Tubal ligation done 11 years ago , I HV never missed a period but today marks 25 days late on my cycle. I took a hpt it was negative.i went to see my doctor he took another pt negative as well. They did some blood work to check for anemia but I highly doubt it's that because I pretty much a healthy woman. And if it does come back negative the next step is an ultrasound, is there a slight chance I could be pregnant and it's not showing up just yet on the test? I ask because I've heard many stories where women won't know if they are pregnant until they were two months
7 years ago
Hi all, i need ur suggestions. Usually my cycle is 28 days.. rarely 29 days. My period is on June 26, July 25, August 22... it lasts 4 days.. On august 31st, september 1, 3(morning), 4, 5 we had an unprotected sex. From ovulation calculator(website) i found my ovulation is on Sep 4. So we did during those days. We are TTC.. Tell me the do's and dont's to get pregnant? Is it possible to get pregnant if i had a sex on those mentioned days? Sometimes i felt mild cramping after a day of sex. Suggestions are welcome.
7 years ago
My boyfriend and I had unprotected sex today, and he came on my stomach , then we kept doing things and he had fun on his fingers and fingered me. Yesterday was my last day of my period. If there a chance I could get pregnant ?
7 years ago
So i dont think im pregnant, i Mean i know im not but im just curious but anyways i had unprotected sex on july the 22 2017 and had a slip but took plan b on the 24 and then had sore breast the next week and i thought i got my period on the 31 but it was just brown discharge(im not on birth control) but the next day on aug 1st i got my actual period. It only lasted 2 days, it ended on the 4th, it was not heavy at all, but my cramps kinda were. Today is the 6th and my breast still feel sore and swollen. Usually they're only swollen a week before my period. My body is just going crazy, could it just be the plan b messing with my body? I just wanted to know if this has happened to any one before?
7 years ago