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What are the best days when trying for conception?

What are the best days when trying for conception?

When you ovulate: If you ovulate which you can get a test at any pharmacy, it is supposed to be 14 days beofre your period, so teh first day of your period is day 1 , so if your periods are every 28 days , it would be 28-14=day 14 when u ovulate, if periods are every 35 days would be 35-14=day21, the egg can live up to 48 hrs and the sperm if normal up to 72 hrs so u do not have to have intercourse the exact day. ...Read more

Conception (Definition)

Conception is the union of an egg and sperm to form a zygote. The zygote is what ...Read more


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My conception days were 17,18, & 19th of june. Took a preg test june 24th and was negative. Did I take it too early? Whens the best time to take one?

My conception days were 17,18, & 19th of june. Took a preg test june 24th and was negative. Did I take it too early? Whens the best time to take one?

Words Matter: You did not have conception, you had sexual intercourse. Conception means pregnancy. Testing for potential pregnancy is done at the earliest fourteen days after sex AND when a period is missed. You are nineteen and I would assume went to health class. Remember conception occurs one to five days after intercourse. Then a new fetus is not in any way attached to the mother's body till 14 days or so. ...Read more

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What's the best way to date conception?

What's the best way to date conception?

Early ultrasound : Assuming that you aren't using in vitro fertilization, which of course gives the doctor the exact date of conception. Most women date a pregnancy by having a first trimester ultrasound. Ultrasounds performed between seven and nine weeks just station provide the most accurate measurements for dating a pregnancy. As the pregnancy progresses the ability to date accurately diminishes. ...Read more

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Are ultrasounds the best way to date conception?

Are ultrasounds the best way to date conception?

Noninvasive: It is a way to do it other than if you know exactly when you got pregnant, it is noninvasive, no trauma involved and no radiation to the fetus. ...Read more

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Whas the best OTC fertility pill with a high conception rate?

Whas the best OTC fertility pill with a high conception rate?

There is none: No fertility pills are available over the counter in the us. There is a good reason for this. Any drug that stimulates ovulation (as fertility drugs do) will increase the risk of multiple pregnancy and may raise the potential risk of ovarian cancer so it is best to use under a doctor's care. ...Read more

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I'm trying to get pregnant, what's the best way to concive and how do I make my body as healthy as possible for conception?

I'm trying to get pregnant, what's the best way to concive and how do I make my body as healthy as possible for conception?

Sex on fertile days: With a 28-day cycle, ovulation happens around day 14. That is day 14 counting from the beginning of a period (the first day of bleeding is day 1). That is also known as 14 days after lmp, which means last menstrual period. If wanting a baby, start having sex twice a day on day 11, for a full 6 days... And enjoy those days, without thinking about pregnancy, babies or anything related to cycles. ...Read more

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My period just went off tday and I am trying to conceive, what are the best steps to take in order to ensure conception?

My period just went off tday and I am trying to conceive, what are the best steps to take in order to ensure conception?

Becomming pregnant: Have sex every other day from 2 days prior to ovulation (calculated as 14 days back from your first day of bleeding in a regular cycle). ...Read more

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I have a uterus that tilits backwards and wondered what postions are best for conception I have read rear entry and women on top are best ?

I have a uterus that tilits backwards and wondered what postions are best for conception I have read rear entry and women on top are best ?

The same: Retro-flexed or retro-verted uteri are variants of normal, constituting roughly 10% of nomral uteri. Notice this is not an abnormality, just a less common normal variant. The "best" position is the one you (both ) like the best, no position is better for conception. Best of luck. ...Read more

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I've heard the mother's age at conception is important (below 35 usually best) for a baby's health. How much of a factor is the father's age?

I've heard the mother's age at conception is important (below 35 usually best) for a baby's health.  How much of a factor is the father's age?

Small: Unless the male partner is 50 years of age, or usually even older, the role of paternal age is usually very small compared to that of the mom - not zero, but small. ...Read more

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