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A 30-year-old male asked:

I want to have a child?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Adopt or unprotected: . . . Sex. In other words, if you want a child, consider adopting or engaging in unprotected sex with partner.If you're going along pregnancy route, make sure she's taking a daily pre-natal vitamin before ttc in order to lower risk of spinal tube defects. Improve your odds of impregnating her by getting as healthy as possible, preferably via eating right & regular exercise.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
TTC: Ovulation normally occurs 14 days prior to the next period. Recommend starting to have intercourse a few days prior to ovulation & at ovulation (possibly a couple of days after). Can use an ovulation calendar or ovulation predictor kit to help determine best timing. Take care.

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