Trying to Conceive

If you're trying to get pregnant, we can help you sift through all the info and advice! Here's the lowdown -- including tips on trying to conceive, and information on the best time to conceive.

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Women Are Using Menstrual Cups to Get Pregnant Faster and It Might Work

A tampon alternative like DivaCup or SoftCup isn't necessarily just for avoiding waste during that time of the month. Moms around the globe have been using menstrual cups as they TTC—and swear the strategy may have helped them get pregnant faster.

PMS or Pregnancy? What to Know About the Two-Week Wait

The two weeks between ovulation and your pregnancy test can be stressful. Learn about the difference between PMS symptoms and pregnancy symptoms to make the wait a little more bearable.

Your Chances of Getting Pregnant Every Day of the Month

When sex coincides with your most fertile ovulation days, you'll increase the chances of conceiving. Get to know each phase of your cycle to get pregnant faster.

13 Ways to Increase Male Fertility

Dad’s sperm not only affects whether you'll get pregnant, but it can also determine if your pregnancy will be healthy. To be sure his boys are in tip-top shape when you're trying to get pregnant, he should make these fertility-boosting health changes now.

6 Ways You Really Probably Can't Get Pregnant When Having Sex

Full disclaimer: No day is totally off limits when it comes to getting pregnant, but there are plenty of circumstances that make your chances extremely low. Here, OB/GYNs share the scenarios where you're least likely to conceive.

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All About Pregnancy After Miscarriage

You might worry about getting pregnant after miscarriage, but losing a baby shouldn’t affect your future fertility. Here’s everything you need to know about conceiving after miscarriage.

7 Wacky Ways to (Possibly) Get Pregnant Faster

If you're trying to get pregnant, we know you're likely up to try just about anything that may help. But before you test any of these trending fertility-boosting tales (from eating pineapple to eating parasitic worms—yes, really), see what experts have to say.

How Your Period Affects Your Chances of Getting Pregnant

Trying to conceive but not pregnant yet? Maybe it's time to look to your monthly (or not-so-monthly) period for clues about why those two pink lines haven't showed up yet on your pregnancy test.