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How to count periods and ovulation?

How to count periods and ovulation?

First day of cycle: Your menses' first day will be the first day of flow (requiring a pad or tampon). Most clinics use this as the timing of the period cycles. Ovulation is 12-14 days backwards in time from the start of your menses (above). You could also use other forms of ovulation kits to determine if you ovulated. ...Read more

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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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How many days it take to ovulate after your period?

How many days it take to ovulate after your period?

14 days before: The best way caclculate is to count 14 days back from the first day of your next period. For example if your first day was february 1 anf the first day of your next cycle was february 26, your date of ovulation would be february 12 (26-14). You could also predict, that in general, you would ovulate on day 12 of your cycle. ...Read more

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How is it possible for your conception to occur 4 days after your ovulation day?

How is it possible for your conception to occur 4 days after your ovulation day?

Easy: Ovulation is when the ovary releases the egg. Conception is when the fertilized egg is implanted. After the egg is released, it has to get into the tube and reach the uterus. During that time it also has to meet up with the sperm so that it can get fertilized. The time this takes can also vary based on where the egg meets up with the sperm. ...Read more

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What is the closest time to your next period you can ovulate ? About how many days before your next cycle?

What is the closest time to your next period you can ovulate ? About how many days before your next cycle?

No: Exact answer. Most people ovulate 14 days before their periods start. Sometimes extenuating circumstances throw it off. Extreme sexual arousal for example can cause ovulation at almost any time. ...Read more

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On average, how long after your period do you begin your fertile window, and ovulate?

On average, how long after your period do you begin your fertile window, and ovulate?

10-14 days: Midcycle is when you are likely to ovulate. However stress, extreme exercise, or anything out of the ordinary can throw you off schedule. ...Read more

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How to you track the days of your menstrual cycle?

How to you track the days of your menstrual cycle?

First spotting day 1: Counting the menstrual cycle starts with Day 1 being the first day a woman notices the slightest sign of her cycle to start, for example spotting that then becomes a full menstrual flow. Ideal cycle length is 28 days from the first day to the day before the next menses. In a 28 days cycle a woman ovulates on 28-14= Day 14. Over a 24 hour time window she is able to conceive. ...Read more

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How to determine when your ovulation cycle is?

Ovulation prediction: Check an ovulation predictor chart on line - many can be downloaded. Or use an ovulation predictor kit. ...Read more

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How many days before ovulation should you have sex to concieve? Do sperm live up to 3 days?

How many days before ovulation should you have sex to concieve? Do sperm live up to 3 days?

1-2: If you have sex starting 1-2 days before ovulation that is fine. Anything earlier is very unlikely to make a difference. Sperm have been reported to live up to 1 week but that is very unusual and 3 days is more likely. ...Read more

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When tracking your ovulation days is it best to have intercourse only on the days your fertile and on your ovulation day?

When tracking your ovulation days is it best to have intercourse only on the days your fertile and on your ovulation day?

Best strategy: The best and easiest strategy to keep track of is to just have sex every 1-2 days. Then you will always have the optimal window period covered. For couples who only have sex once a month, then it really matters when that is timed. For couples who can have regular sex every 1-2 days, timing is of no additional benefit. ...Read more

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How long after your period are you supposed to ovulate?

How long after your period are you supposed to ovulate?

Ovulation is: Hard to time from when your period ends; so generally we say it happens around 2 weeks before your next expected period. ...Read more

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How to lower your sperm count?

How to lower your sperm count?

Here are some ...: Sperm production is under the control of Follicular stimulating hormone (FSH) so any thing that can diminishes or eliminates FSH leading to suppress testosterone will decrease sperm production. So, be careful if there is medical necessity to use the drugs in this category. For detailed, ask Doc timely. ...Read more

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How can you determine your ovulation period?

Ovulation predictor : Sxs are one way.There are a # of possible signs of ovulation. Vaginal discharge can ^ in amount & becomes watery to stretchy. It is described as “raw egg white ” consistency. You may have an ^ libido, ^ body basal temperature & cervix becomes softer & higher. Breasts may be tender. About 20% of women have ovulation pain called “mittelschmerz”. An ovulation predictor test is a good way to check. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me how ovulation days and fertile days differ?

Similar: The day of ovulation (and just prior to and after it) are when you are most fertile and likely to become pregnant. ...Read more

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How do you know your period cycle ovulation peak?

How do you know your period cycle ovulation peak?

Use an OPK kit: If you have regular cycles use an ovulation predictor kit (opk) - test between 10 am and noon, starting on day 10 of your cycle. The first morning urine is not accurate. Try the ovuquick brand (available online, get the 9 stick pack) if a drugstore test doesn't work for you. The day of a positive test and the next 2 days are your most fertile days. If you have irregular cycles see a rei specialist. ...Read more

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How many days past ovulation should your period arrive?

About 2 weeks: A woman usually ovulated day 10-16 and two weeks after ovulation she will experience her menses. ...Read more

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How to count menstrural cycles?

How to count menstrural cycles?

Start w bleeding: Start counting day 1 as the first day of bleeding and the last day of the cycle is the day before you start bleeding again. ...Read more

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After ovulation and if we intercourse how many days take to egg fertility ? When I do the hCG test?

For 24 Hrs only!: The egg is only available for conception about 24 hrs after ovulation! the HCG test becomes positive 7-10 days after conception, depending on the type of test used! ...Read more