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Can You Only Get Pregnant During Ovulation
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Potentially yes: Most studies have shown low levels of sperm or no sperm in pre-ejaculate with sperm not being motile (however, don't know how promptly samples were examined). One small study published in 2011 showed that there are some individuals with a high motile sperm count in pre-ejaculate. See: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3564677/ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you get pregnant only during ovulation if so can I have unprotected sex when im not ovulating and not get pregnant?
No effective: Natural family planning, or avoiding sex when you are ovulating sounds terrific, but in practice it isn't a very effective form of preventing pregnancy. In an average year periodic abstinence resulted in a 25 percent rate of pregnancy. Sometime you ovulate off cycle, sometimes sperm stay alive longer than expected. ...Read more
You can only get: Pregnant a few days before or the day of or a few days after you ovulate. ...Read more
See answer: You ovulate 14 days before your cylcle, so if you are regular, you can have a good idea of when you ovulate. You are most likely to get pregnant mid cycle when you ovulate, so the week(s) around ovulation you are at the highest risk to get pregnant, and of course right at ovulation even more so. Unprotected sex right after your period and right before, your chances of pregnancy are very low. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes and no: You have to be ovulating in order to get pregnant. But, you can have sex before the day of ovulation that could lead to pregnancy. The best time to conceive is to have intercourse the day of ovulation but sperm can live in good cervical mucus for 3-5 days. So, if you have unprotected intercourse on saturday sperm could survive until ovulation on tuesday. ...Read more
Yes and no: Conception can only occur if the women ovulates and is more likely to occur if intercourse occurs closer to the time of ovulation. However, a women that has sex one time six days before ovulation has about a 3 out of 1000 chance of conceiving. Her chances are about 1 out of 10 if she has sex near the time she ovulates. By about 24 hours after ovulation it is too late to have sex and conceive. ...Read more
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