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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Simple Ways to Detect Ovulation

If the key to life is water, then the key to pregnancy is ovulation. Ovulation is the process of releasing an egg from the fallopian tubes into the uterus, where it can wait patien ... More

6 Things Every Dad Should Teach His Daughters

I’ve been a dad four times over now, but I never really believed that until I had my little girl. Little girls turn daddies into mush. My little Emma can get away with a lot of t ... More

5 Reasons It Rocks to be Over-the-Hill and Pregnant

They say forty is the new twenty, and with the rise of women waiting until later in life to marry or have children, it must be true. Aside from maybe having a little less energy th ... More

3 Natural Ways to Combat PCOS

Whether you've been dealing with polycystic ovary syndrome for years or just got your ...
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Options to Consider When Buying a Pregnancy Test

There no test that you need to be accurate more than a pregnancy ...
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These Very First Pregnancy Signs Can Happen Before Your Missed Period

When you’re trying to conceive, the two-week wait between ovulation and your missed ...
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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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