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What does it mean if im having a hard time conceiving but I had 5 kids before?

What does it mean if im having a hard time conceiving but I had 5 kids before?

2ndary infertility?: It is rare to develop infertility after having children unless a new condition occurs, eg, an infection blocking the tubes. One thing that affects us all and might be a factor is advancing maternal age. It does become more difficult to conceive as one enters her 30s and especially 40s. ...Read more

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Is it possible for my wife to take time to concieve after a five year use of nepro to aviod children and try to conceive?

Is it possible for my wife to take time to concieve after  a five year use of nepro to aviod children and try to conceive?

Yes: She will need to be off meds for some time, and please have her see her gyn immediately prior to trying to concieve. ...Read more

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I am having a hard time conceiving. What can I do to increase my chances?

I am having a hard time conceiving. What can I do to increase my chances?

See Fertility Dr: Unfortunately, the answer depends on the cause. Figuring this out will need the help of a fertility medicine specialist for diagnostic testing and treatment plan. ...Read more

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Is there anything i can do on my own to help increase my fertility, if we're having a hard time conceiving?

Is there anything i can do on my own to help increase my fertility, if we're having a hard time conceiving?

Depends: If you have been trying for over a year then you & your partner should be referred to a specialist for evaluation. Good health (good bmi), diet, no smoking, & timed sexual activity. Many couples use over the counter ovulation kits. Most women ovulate 14 days before their next period. If your cycles are 25 days, then you are likely ovulating around cycle day #11. You are most fertile cd#9 -13. ...Read more

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I have been off the Implanon for almost a year and I am still having a hard time conceiving ?

I have been off the Implanon for almost a year and I am still having a hard time conceiving ?

Other cause: The effects of Nexplanon on fertility are out of your system after about 7 days from removal. If you have been trying for over 12 months without success then an infertility evaluation is warranted. Ovulation testing, a semen analysis and an Xray to check if the tubes are open can be done. ...Read more

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Does conceiving late in a cycle means that chances of having a girl child is more than a boy... Is it true?

Does conceiving late in a cycle means that chances of having a girl child is more than a boy... Is it true?

Sex determination: Another myth about sex determination of the newborn fetus. Chances are50 percent for one or the other sex. ...Read more

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Me and my wife are planning for a child. This time we tracked her ovulation cycle for fast conceiving. What else can be done to get fast results?

Me and my wife are planning for a child. This time we tracked her ovulation cycle for fast conceiving. What else can be done to get fast results?

Three things: 1. Semen analysis to assure you have many "solders" 2. From the time her period stops to the next, have intercourse every other day, as sperm will live in the cervical canal for 48 to 96 hours and the continued exposure will enhance your chances. (ii call this the poor women's way of conception) 3. Urine lh testing will narrow the window to a few days for timed intercourse. ...Read more

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Trouble conceiving for the second time. My perions were irregular for a few months but normal for past six. Partner has no kids, need advice for this?

Conception/ suboxone: See your obgyn for a preconception visit. I would say the following: you are only 20 and already have a baby with another partner. Focus on your first little one. That baby is your priority. Build the new relationship. Give it time. Get married and work on getting off suboxone. Then work on a baby. ...Read more

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On testosterone teplacement therapy. Understanding this makes conceiving a child hard, are there any supplements that can help?

On testosterone teplacement therapy. Understanding this makes conceiving a child hard, are there any supplements that can help?

Complex issue: The main question is why are you on testosterone. If you were started on it because your testicles are damaged, you likely would have problems with sperm production. If you are on it because of a pituitary problem, there are other hormones that can improve infertility. If you are on it for body building, you need to stop it and wait for your own body to go back to normal. ...Read more