Best Time to Conceive

Get information on the best time of the month to kick your baby making efforts into full gear.

Signs of Ovulation

Are you ovulating? Even if you're not using an ovulation calculator or ovulation calendar, it's possible to identify the signs and symptoms that indicate the most fertile time in your cycle. Keep an eye out for cramping, mucus and these other symptoms that could predict if you're ovulating.

Pinpointing Fertile Days

Getting pregnant isn't always easy! This handy guide can help you learn the signs of ovulation and find out your most fertile days.

Trying to Conceive: 5 Little Signs You're Ovulating

Dr. Obosa Osawe lists five signals that you are ovulating and ready to get pregnant.

Your Timeline for Trying: When You May Need Help Getting Pregnant

Knowing when to get help can be tricky -- here's your ultimate cheat sheet!

Getting Pregnant Sex Q & A

When it comes down to the business of making babies, there are more questions and old wives' tales out there than sex positions in the Kama Sutra. Here, we answer some common conception questions to help increase your chances of getting pregnant.

5 Early Signs That You're Pregnant

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.

Your Odds of Conceiving at Every Point in Your Cycle

Trying to conceive? Find out your odds at every point in your cycle, from your period to post-ovulation, then aim for the fertility sweet spot!

Trying to Conceive: 5 Ways to Get Pregnant Faster

Dr. Obosa Osawe suggests 5 ways to boost fertility and get pregnant faster.

10 Ways to Get Pregnant Faster

Feeling the tick of that notorious biological clock is enough to turn the most patient woman into Veruca Salt -- "But I want it now!" Fortunately, there are easy steps to speeding along conception, no matter how long you've been trying.

6 Common Fertility Mistakes

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.

Q&A: Can I Have a Dog Around a Newborn?

There is no reason to get rid of a family pet to make room for a newborn if you follow a few simple guidelines to keep your baby safe.

Ovulation: Charting Your Basal Body Temperature

Whyand howyou should chart your basal body temperature.

Study: Trying to Conceive Soon After Miscarriage Ups Odds for Live Birth

A new study challenges conventional wisdom about the right time to TTC again following a pregnancy loss.

Trying to Conceive: 5 Common Fertility Mistakes

Follow Dr. Obosa Osawe's advice, and avoid making these five common mistakes when trying to get pregnant.

What You Need to Know About Stopping Birth Control to Get Pregnant

Timing a pregnancy can be tricky. Here's what you need to know about stopping birth control in order to conceive.

How Accurate are Pregnancy Tests?

Alexandra Sowa, M.D., a doctor of internal medicine and a mom, answers one of her most frequently asked questions: How accurate are pregnancy tests? She also shares when to take them to increase your chances of getting an accurate result.

Trying to Conceive: Your Ovulation Calendar

Find out how to know what time of month you are most fertile with Dr. Obosa Osawe.

Trying to Conceive: How To Track Basal Body Temperature And Get Pregnant Faster

Dr. Obosa Osawe explains how to track your temperature to determine when you are most fertile each cycle.

How to Conceive The Gender You Want

If you're hoping for a girl, or really dreaming of a boy -- here's all you need to know about gender determination.

What You Need to Know About Having Baby #2

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!

Decoding TTC Acronyms

Hoping AFSA and that your HPT brings you a BFP? If you're TTC (that's trying to conceive, JIC you didn't know...), you may have come across these and other TTC acronyms on message boards or social media. Decoding these abbreviations is an important step in your journey, so you can speak the language of other hopeful moms and dads trying to get pregnant.

Can You Get Pregnant During Your Period?

Answer: In a word, yes. The bottom line is that you could get pregnant at any time.

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