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Symptoms early preg while BF?

Haven't been on this site since November! Have an 8 month old, and am EBF. I had light period possib...

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Opks only getting lighter opinions please

I was wondering if people can give me their thoughts? My forecasted ovulation day is tomorrow. I had...

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Opks getting lighter not darker...

Hey ladies, trying to figure out my cycle and when I ovulate. My forecasted ovulation day is tomorro...

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I'm back

Sadly, I had a MA and started meds and bleeding yesterday. They found no heartbeat and barely growth...

Trying to Conceive

anyone started xmas shopping?

I have nearly finished, I only buy at sales only for xmas for the kids. Now working on there Christm...

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Signs of Low Progesterone

By Rebecca Pillar

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When To See A Fertility Specialist

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What is corpus luteum defect?

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Stress & Trying to Conceive: Can Stress Keep You From Getting Pregnant?

We live in stressful times, and the way we deal with it can have a profound impact on many areas of life. While research does suggest a link between stress and problems conceiving, according to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine there is no clinical proof that stress causes infertility. » Read more

Smoking and Fertility

We all know that cigarette smoking is an unhealthy, even potentially lethal habit. If you’re a non-smoker, don’t start. If you do smoke, now’s a good time to stop or at least cut back. Most people are familiar with the serious risks of smoking in terms of lung cancer, heart disease and other health issues. » Read more