My Preconception

So, you've decided to start a family. Congratulations! You’re about to embark on an exciting journey. Here, you can find information on how to prepare for pregnancy, ways to boost your odds at conception, tools to track your fertility, explanations of terms and procedures, along with answers to your questions about alternative therapies, gender selection, adoption, and surrogacy.

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Causes of Infertility: Female

When a couple is evaluated for infertility, almost half of the time it is found to be due to “female factors.” 24% of infertility is due to “male factors,” while 28% of inf ... More


Top 12 Signs You Might Be Pregnant

Pregnancy symptoms are different for every woman and may even differ from pregnancy to pregnancy. While the most common sign of a pregnancy is indeed a missed period, there are mor ... More


How Do You Tell Your Partner He/She is the Infertile One?

For those with fertility issues, trying to conceive can feel overwhelming. The pressure to "produce" eventually takes the fun out of the production! Add to that the uncomfortable r ... More

Important New Guidelines Advise Couples To Try To Conceive Within Three Months After A Loss

For women who have suffered a pregnancy loss, the prospect of getting pregnant again can ...
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4 Hard Lessons I Learned After 12 Miscarriages

If you were to read my kindergarten yearbook, you'd come across a mini-bio of myself ...
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Moving Forward After Miscarriage

Today marks the last day of the worst year of my life. 2015 was the year I lost my sweet ...
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5 Surprising Ways to Get Pregnant

If you're a mom looking for ways to optimize your fertility to get pregnant faster, ...
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How Basal Body Temping Helped Me Get Pregnant

When we think about getting pregnant, the idea sounds simple enough: ...
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What Is a Chemical Pregnancy?

I had a friend who was over-the-moon overjoyed to be pregnant with her first baby, but ...
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