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i'm trying to get pregnant for 2 months now . we've tried the calendar method. we've been having sex during my ovulation and my fertile days. is this normal? what should i do?

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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Patience: It can take up to 18 months for a normal couple to achieve a conception. Be patient, continue what you are doing (having sex at around the time of ovulation) and if not already taking vitamins with folate (folic acid) - then start now. Good luck.

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