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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Are Pregnancy Tests Ever Wrong?

You purchased the most expensive test at the drug store. It included two tests inside the box, just so you could be doubly sure that the answers are correct. And now you are ready ... More


Fetal Genetic Testing

Did you know? Parents-to-be with family histories of any genetic disorder can check their baby for carrier status. ... More


Do You Want a Financially Happy Marriage?

According to the National Marriage Project, marriages are more likely to experience troubled waters during a time of financial unease. This is especially likely for marriages that ... More

Ovulation Signs – Determine Your Best Fertile Time

When you’re determining your fertility days you are trying to find out when you ...
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5 Questions About Multiple Miscarriage You’ve Wanted to Ask

Miscarriage is not easy to talk about, but I believe it's an important conversation we ...
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Study Says it’s Safe to Get Pregnant Right After a Miscarriage

If you've had a miscarriage, you may wonder when you can try again to conceive or you may ...
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Miscarriage Can Be So Lonely

They say that one in four women have experienced a pregnancy loss, so in a way, I guess ...
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4 Relationship Changes That Happen When You Find out You’re Pregnant

Long-term relationships are not always easy, and when life brings big changes, whether ...
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To the Mom Hoping to Get Pregnant

I know you promised yourself that you wouldn't take the pregnancy test early this time, ...
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