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Overweight and trying to conceive

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Decrease carbs: Carbohydrates, may be decreasing the number of ovulations, longer cycles. decrease, bread, pasta, rice potatoes and sugar. increase exercise. talk to ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sandra Pinkham
52 years experience Holistic Medicine
Listen to your body: Eat 6 equal healthy meals, relax and breathe, and move for 10 minutes after each meal rather than workouts. Monitor vaginal mucous and when mucous str ... Read More
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Dr. Linda Everett
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Pre pregnancy diet: Dieting while trying to conceive is healthy as long as the diet is balanced with the right amount of protein, carbohydrates, fats, vitamins, and miner ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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Yes, but: Yes, I don't see any reason not to try, but if you are 53 as you say, your chances are not great. You might want to talk to your OB/GYN and get precon ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience Pediatrics
See MD: I would make an appointment with a gynecologist to discuss your concerns.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
PCOD: Your body description could be Polycystic Ovarian Disorder. Usually assoc with weight - especially in abdomen - male like hair distribution and irregu ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Mckenna
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You could: Typically we don't consider failure to conceive until at least 12 months of trying, so there is probably not a lot that your OB would be able to do at ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Probably not: Only is there is an anatomic problem with penetration. After that it's all downhill and your body does the rest of the heavy lifting.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Grissom
42 years experience Radiology
Either partner: Would recommend sperm count for male and fertility expert for female.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See site given below: Please consult this site for good information. I wish you the best and may he bless you with a healthy baby. http://www.webmd.com/baby/guide/8-ways- ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
OPKs: start taking prenatal vitamins before you conceive and you can use OPKs (ovulation prediction kits) to assist with timing of intercourse.
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