When should you get pregnant? Age matters, of course. So does time of life, maturity level and a host of other life issues. In this section, we take a look at when to get pregnant, getting pregnant after age 35, and pregnancy risks after 35.
Moms reveal the pros and cons of having kids in your 20s, 30s, 40s, and beyond.
Whether you're trying to conceive during your 20s, 30s or 40s, getting pregnant at any age has its pluses and minuses.
A new study says a woman's health at age 40 is linked to how old she was when she had her first baby.
This grandmother found out she's pregnant -- with twins!
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, shares 6 signs that you're ovulating, including increased sex drive and pain in your lower abdomen.
There's no 'right time' to have a baby -- but there are simple steps you can take to stay happy and healthy at every age.
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, answers one of her most frequently asked questions: When should you stop taking birth control if you want to get pregnant?
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, shares how to take your basal body temperature. It's an inexpensive and reliable way to figure out exactly when you're ovulating.
Find out how your age affects pregnancy -- and what you can to do ensure that both you and your developing baby are safe and healthy.
Is becoming a mom in your 20s easier or harder than it is in your mid 40s? We asked five women to share the ups and downs of having babies early, late, or somewhere in between.
You thought your first child was life-changing? Wait until you have your second one!
This simple blood test may hold answers to the biggest question on many women's minds: Is it too late for me to have a baby?
The older you are, the more challenges you may face during pregnancy. Be sure to read on if you're over 35 and pregnant.
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, helps you figure out your ovulation calendar so you can get pregnant faster.
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, shares 6 common fertility mistakes women make, from waiting until they're pregnant to start taking prenatal vitamins to missing their ovulation window.
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, shares 8 ways to get pregnant faster (before you even start trying to conceive!).
If you're thinking about having a second child, there are some things you need to know. Baby #2 is not often planned, so take it from these moms, forget about "feeling ready," and go for it!
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, shares 5 early signs of pregnancy, from a missed period to increased urination.
For women who want to become pregnant--but not just yet!-- oocyte cryopreservation, or egg freezing, can seem like an effective way to cheat your biological clock. But what's really involved? These are five things you need to keep in mind if you're considering putting your eggs on ice.
Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, answers one her most frequently asked questions: Can you increase your chances of having either a boy or a girl?
Amnio can help diagnose chromosomal abnormalities, like Down Syndrome. Find out if you need this test.
We've all heard that having kids later in life can be risky, but a new study says the benefits may outweigh those risks.
The pros and cons of having kids in your 20s, 30s, and 40s.