Getting Pregnant

If you're thinking of getting pregnant - or already trying to conceive - you're in the right place. Here you'll learn about ovulation and fertility, the role of genetics in pregnancy, and the importance of healthy living pre-pregnancy. We also get into questions of infertility, and how age affects pregnancy.

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5 Things You Can Do For Your Fertility During the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many people to hit the brakes on their family planning. Here's what experts say you can do right now to invest in and prepare for a future pregnancy.
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These Are Your Real Chances of Getting Pregnant From Precum

Does precum actually contain sperm? Is it going to get you pregnant? Here's the deal, according to two reproductive experts.
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Infertility Was the Hardest Thing For My Marriage, But It Actually Made It Stronger

Infertility was the toughest thing my husband, Ryan, and I ever went through. But what we learned about each other through the process made our bond stronger and makes us better parents to our blessing, Zena.
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The Pandemic Is Making Would-Be Parents Put Fertility Treatments On Hold—and There Are Emotional Repercussions

Hopeful moms have now been forced to put their family plans on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. Experts explain what that means and offer advice on how to get through.
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Why I Never Wanted a Boy

Finding out I was pregnant with another boy wasn't easy. Why? Because I know what it really means to raise black boys in America.
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Your Chances of Getting Pregnant at Every Age

Get familiar with these pregnancy statistics by age so can increase your odds of conceiving in your 20s, 30s, 40s and beyond.
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10 Common Baby-Making Mistakes

When you're trying to get pregnant, don't let these avoidable mistakes affect your conception goals.
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Amy Schumer's Plea For IVF Advice Is a Reminder How Hard Fertility Treatment Can Be

Amy Schumer joined a club no one ever wants to be a part of. I know, I was in it once, too. But Schumer's openness about going through IVF just proves how isolated a person can feel while undergoing fertility treatments, no matter how rich or famous they may be.