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A 26-year-old female asked:

My husband sperm count is healthy how often do we need to have intercourse wen trying to conceive, can we take 2days gap in fertile period of my cycle?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 44 years experience
Yes u can: U can do every day or every other day.
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Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Every other day is fine. There is no advantage to daily sex (from a fertility standpoint) over every 2 days!
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Last updated Sep 16, 2015

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