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Need best ovulation calendar?

Need best ovulation calendar?

Why?: I would go with an ovulation predictor kit; usually about 14 days from the first day of the last period is when you ovulate. I'm not sure of a specific calendar dedicated to ovulation. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
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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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What is an ovulation calendar?

What is an ovulation calendar?

Record of menses: An ovulation calendar is a record of the days of the menstrual cycle with symptoms. For most women, cervical mucous appears d 12-13 of a natural cycle. At ovulation there may be a mild ovarian cramp or pain day 13-15. Ups and downs of mood develop along with swings in ovarian hormones. ...Read more

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How does an ovulation calendar work?

Ovulation calendar: Most women ovulate between 11 to 21 days after the first day of the last menstrual period. The actual ovulation phase is about 24 to 48 hours. Depending on the length of your period – an ovulation predictor chart shows you which days you are most likely to be fertile. ...Read more

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How can you use ovulation calendar method?

How can you use ovulation calendar method?

Calendar: No one wants to answer this question because it's very iffy in our opinion. I think the apps on the phone are fun and make you feel like you're doing something but probably have limited value. What you should know is 1. You ovulate 14 days before your next. I.E. A 16 on a 30 day cycle 2. Around the time of ovulation you should see changes in your mucous 3. Look for cramping or pain on the right or the left. ...Read more

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Ovulation calendar says I ovulated Aug 2nd, is it possible to ovulate early or late? If so how much?

Ovulation calendar says I ovulated Aug 2nd, is it possible to ovulate early or late? If so how much?

Ovulation: Hi, the ovulation time mostly depends on the regularity of the cycle. The length of follicular part of cycle could vary but the 2nd half is constant therefore When cycles are irregular, it is usually because ovulation occurred earlier or later than usual. Ovulation takes place, on average, about two weeks before your period, though it can vary from 10-16 days before the onset of menstruation. ...Read more

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I'm using two different calendar apps i had my perion on march 24th one says i'm supposed to ovulation on the 8 the other says 11 #confusing?

I'm using two different calendar apps i had my perion on march 24th  one says i'm supposed to ovulation on the  8 the other says 11 #confusing?

14 days before: You have to know how many days from one period to the other to calculate ovulation. Follow the rule that ovulation occurs 14 days before your next period. Subtract 14 days from the expected date of your next period and that's your best day. Good luck. ...Read more

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My ovulation tests keep coming back negative but i did it the day my calendar says im ovulating what do I do!

My ovulation tests keep coming back negative but i did it the day my calendar says im ovulating what do I do!

Unsure: The ovulation predictor tests, when done once a day, are inaccurate about one third of the time. You can do the test twice a day (am and pm) and you will have a positive test about 95% of the time when you do ovulate. ...Read more

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My fertility ended on Thursday but when I checked the ovulation calendar it said I was ovulating too is this possible?

My fertility ended on Thursday but when I checked the ovulation calendar it said I was ovulating too is this possible?

Fertility testing: Yes. It is helpful to keep a basal body temperature chart and be careful to carry out the procedures as you have been instructed ...Read more

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Using ovulation test strips to pinpoint my LH surge. Positive on 9/21 but my calendar says i ovulated on 9/19 i tested that day an got negative, help?

Using ovulation test strips to pinpoint my LH surge. Positive on 9/21 but my calendar says i ovulated on 9/19 i tested that day an got negative, help?

Mix n' match: Don't be surprised: you are mixing testing methods, none of which is (are ) exact. If you checked cervical mucus you might get another answer, still. Generally the OPK is the most accurate test you can do at home; more reliable than the calendar method, and ultrasound is more reliable than opk. ...Read more

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Is tracking your ovulation by calendar completely accurate? I average 27-28day cycle.

Is tracking your ovulation by calendar completely accurate? I average 27-28day cycle.

14 days before: Ovulation occurs 14 days before the next menstrual cycle. This is the best time to have intercourse. Using a calendar is very unreliabl. If you trying to get pregnant use an over the counter ovulation kit. If you are trying to avoid intercourse please start birth control and use condoms. ...Read more

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I use the ovulating calendar and calculator and my menstrual Calendar and they all say 11/5-11/10 and my ovulating date is 11/8 is it correct?

I use the ovulating calendar and calculator and my menstrual Calendar and they all say 11/5-11/10 and my ovulating date is 11/8 is it correct?

An approximation: That date is only an approximation. Actual ovulation could happen any time during your fertile window. If you want to be more precise, you should buy an ovulation predictor kit at the drug-store. You can check each morning of your fertile window to see if you are likely to ovulate in the next 12-24 hours. Ideally, if you want conception, you should have intercourse BEFORE you ovulate. ...Read more

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Will plan b still work if i took it within 48 hours &my calendar said i was ovulating. but there was not ejaculation only propability of pre***?

Will plan b still work if i took it within 48 hours &my calendar said i was ovulating. but there was not ejaculation only propability of pre***?

It should work: In such circumstances, there is little chance of pregnancy. However, one must do a urine pregnancy test 3 weeks later to verify there is no pregnancy. Period bleeding can be altered for this cycle and for the upcoming cycle, due to the Plan B. Be sure not to have sex again until a reliable method of birth control is being used. ...Read more

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Protected sex with condom no breakage , 3 days before ovulation as calendar predicts, no ejaculation, chances?

Protected sex with condom no breakage , 3 days before ovulation as calendar predicts, no ejaculation, chances?

Good but not perfect: Calendar predictions are good but not prefect . Condom real good protection but not perfect. To get 100% protection use condom plus another way of preventing pregnancy like pills. ...Read more

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My ultrasound says 5 weeks and my due date is feb 17 2017. But by my calendar I shouldn't have ovulated until May 26 so can these dates be right ?

My ultrasound says 5 weeks and my due date is feb 17 2017. But by my calendar I shouldn't have ovulated until May 26 so can these dates be right ?

Dates are estimated: The conventional dating of a pregnancy by your last normal menstrual period (LNMP) or by sonographic measurements traditionally ignores/disregards the suspected day of ovulation-fertilization and only offers you an estimated due date. A follow up sonogram before 12 weeks will help confirm your gestational age and your expected date of delivery of 2-17-2017 (+ or - some margins of errors) ...Read more

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I had a 5day cycie put it down on my ovulating calendar i had unprotected sex with my partner during my ovalution days so why bleed brown after 3days?

I had a 5day cycie put it down on my ovulating calendar i had unprotected sex with my partner during my ovalution days so why bleed brown after 3days?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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According to my calendar I stopped ovulating a couple of days ago.However last night I had unprotected sex but he didn't finish inside of me.How worried do I need to be?

According to my calendar I stopped ovulating a couple of days ago.However last night I had unprotected sex but he didn't finish inside of me.How worried do I need to be?

Depends: The preejaculate from the penis has a very concentrated sperm count. If the penis is in the vagina at all, pregnancy can result. If you're worried, try Plan B for "emergency" contraception. ...Read more

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Date of last period 11/24... According to ovulation calendar period was supposed to be on the 22bs, so I'm 6 days late. Should I test?

Date of last period 11/24... According to ovulation calendar period was supposed to be on the 22bs, so I'm 6 days late. Should I test?

Yes if: if you need to know, "you should test", ...keeping in mind that a blood pregnancy test will generally be positive 8 to 10 days after ovulation-sexual intercourse-fertilization. A urine pregnancy test may be less sensitive and less accurate. ...Read more

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