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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.
Moms reveal the pros and cons of having kids in your 20s, 30s, 40s, and beyond.
Getting pregnant isn't always easy! This handy guide can help you learn the signs of ovulation and find out your most fertile days.
Whether you're trying to conceive during your 20s, 30s or 40s, getting pregnant at any age has its pluses and minuses.
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.
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.
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.
You thought your first child was life-changing? Wait until you have your second one!
A new study says a woman's health at age 40 is linked to how old she was when she had her first baby.
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.
Why and how you should chart your basal body temperature.
Women in the U.S. are waiting longer than ever to start having children.
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.
Timing a pregnancy can be tricky. Here's what you need to know about stopping birth control in order to conceive.
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 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.
Knowing when to get help can be tricky -- here's your ultimate cheat sheet!
The pros and cons of having kids in your 20s, 30s, and 40s.
If you're hoping for a girl, or really dreaming of a boy -- here's all you need to know about gender determination.
A new study looks at DNA's role in the family planning puzzle.
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!
The emotional roller coaster of trying to conceive after 40.
If you are in your 30s and pregnant, it seems you are in very good company. For the first time, these women are having more babies than women in their 20s.
A recent study raises concerns about a blood test used to measure a woman's fertility. Could this test be less effective than we thought?