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Do i suppose to have sex on the first fertile day to be able to conceived. I want to get pregnant?

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Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Egg lives 12-24 hour

Sperm lives 7 days and it is an arduous swim to get to the egg, thus the life span.
The sperm needs to be awaiting the egg so sex on the day of ovulation will not give sufficient time, starting day 9 after first day of period, have sex every other day or so but the sperm needs some time, lh kits give a 48 hr heads up so that is generally sufficient. Good luck.

In brief: Egg lives 12-24 hour

Sperm lives 7 days and it is an arduous swim to get to the egg, thus the life span.
The sperm needs to be awaiting the egg so sex on the day of ovulation will not give sufficient time, starting day 9 after first day of period, have sex every other day or so but the sperm needs some time, lh kits give a 48 hr heads up so that is generally sufficient. Good luck.
Dr. Chevies Newman
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Dr. Michael Traub
Fertility Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Even the day before is fine.
Every day or every other day around that time is fine. Or in general if you have sex during the middle of your cycle that works the same way.

In brief: Yes

Even the day before is fine.
Every day or every other day around that time is fine. Or in general if you have sex during the middle of your cycle that works the same way.
Dr. Michael Traub
Dr. Michael Traub
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