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Basal body temperatures-- what should they be when your ovulating?

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Dr. Suzanne Gilberg-Lenz
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Not a fan of bbt

At ovulation a woman's temperature will rise 1/2 to 1 degree.
In all my years as a practicing md & ovulating woman, I have encountered far more confusion re: this "method" than actual empowerment. It's hard to get that just right BBT every am for months at a time & then to properly discern a pattern- frequently when you ovulated becomes clear once its too late- just use the pee on a stick lh kits!

In brief: Not a fan of bbt

At ovulation a woman's temperature will rise 1/2 to 1 degree.
In all my years as a practicing md & ovulating woman, I have encountered far more confusion re: this "method" than actual empowerment. It's hard to get that just right BBT every am for months at a time & then to properly discern a pattern- frequently when you ovulated becomes clear once its too late- just use the pee on a stick lh kits!
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