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Trying to Conceive

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Are you in the middle of the dreaded two-week wait between a fertility treatment and the pregnancy test? Here are some ways to stay sane while you're waiting to get your blood drawn.
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If your doctor has put you on medications for infertility, you probably have noticed side effects, which can vary from mild to severe. Here are some common medications, their side effects and how to...
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New preconception health and fertility tests were previously only available through a doctor
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Doctors say freezing ovarian tissue allows women to preserve hundreds of thousands of their eggs in a cheaper, less painful way.
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If tracking your cycle's stats is bogging you down, these fertility apps can do the work for you.
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This blog was originally posted Feb. 7, 2014 on Dad or Alive. The creator, Adrian Kulp, has generously allowed us to share his hilarious post here on Parenting.
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You want to know the most unfair part of this infertility nonsense? You actually feel pregnant while you’re going through it—which is totally counterintuitive, not to mention kind of...
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From irregular ovulation to poor diet and nutrition—and the leading cause: male factor—we caught up with three top fertility doctors and a holistic fertility specialist to get the lowdown...
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Every once in a while, a story comes along that makes us stop in our tracks. This is one of them: Read the incredible and moving story about how one friend came to serve as a surrogate for the other...
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Want to conceive quickly? Follow these tips to boost your fertility and get pregnant fast.
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What should you do with the extra eggs after in vitro fertilization? Consider these options, and meet couples who are making the same tough decision.
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Birth defects, childhood cancer and miscarriages have all been linked to the health of a father's sperm. Here's what dads-to-be need to know about the role they play in their unborn...
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Having another baby is probably the last thing on your mind, but when you're ready, be aware that some women have trouble the second time around. "...
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In the past, women with cancer were treated without much concern for their future fertility; many were discouraged from even considering pregnancy....
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If you've been trying to have a baby for a year, or are over 35 and have been trying for six months, experts advise a fertility checkup (for both...
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Four moms who beat the odds and had the families they'd always longed for
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Ovulation The OvuLook Ovulation Tester Pro: Claims to let you track hormonal shifts 72 hours before ovulation (that's 36 to 48 hours ahead...
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While their first babies were often conceived with little effort, a full 15 percent of couples trying for their second child have fertility problems...
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If you're planning a pregnancy, you're probably tracking your ovulation, the monthly peak in your fertility when the egg leaves the ovary...
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Fertility specialists share expert tips to boost fertility and get pregnant fast.
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Why more and more infertile women are turning to others to bear their babies
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Your body gives you subtle fertility indicators. 
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Learn how to find out when you're the most fertile based on your menstrual cycle.
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MYTH: A low sperm count is no big deal. After all, it only takes one to fertilize an egg.
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Get over the gross-out factor and learn how to use cervical mucus to let you know when you’re most fertile.

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