Getting pregnant

JustMommies Tools

Baby Name Finder

FIND ALPHABETICALLYFIND BY ORIGIN
» Top Baby Boy Names » Top Baby Girl Names

Pregnancy Calendar

Track your pregnancy day by day.

Enter your due date:

Ovulation Calendar

Find your most fertile days.

Average cycle length:

From The Message Boards

Baby Names

Middle Names For Kamryn

Hey ladies...I was hoping you could help me with some middle name suggestions for (gir...

Baby Names

Help me choose a name?

Hi all, I have a lot of ideas for what to name my daughter, but I can't decide! Here are my ideas: ...

**NEW** Due Date Club of November 2018

First ultrasound!

Had the first ultrasound at 9 weeks when meeting with the doc for the first time! She said she can s...

**NEW** Due Date Club of November 2018

What get's you through morning sickness

Have morning sickness? I wouldn't call mine morning sickness though. It gets stronger as the day goe...

JustMommies Welcome Center

Tell Us How You Picked Your Baby’s Name!

JustMommies wants to hear your stories about how you picked your baby's name. Was it a family nam...

Helping a Friend Through a Miscarriage

By JustMommies staff

When you have a friend that has had a miscarriage there is a lot you can do to help her. Many times we are afraid to say anything because we don’t want to say the wrong thing but not saying anything at all can be just as bad. So what should you say and what shouldn’t you say. I have had three miscarriages
» Read more

Helping a Friend Through a Miscarriage

By JustMommies staff

When you have a friend that has had a miscarriage there is a lot you can do to help her. Many times we are afraid to say anything because we don’t want to say the wrong thing but not saying anything at all can be just as bad. So what should you say and what shouldn’t you say. I have had three miscarriages
» Read more

High FSH levels? What does it mean?

By JustMommies staff

FSH, or follicle stimulating hormone, is one of the most important hormones in a woman's reproductive health. Follicle stimulating hormone, as the name suggests, stimulates the female ovaries to produce a mature egg for fertilization. Measuring a woman's FSH levels can give doctors an indication of the
» Read more

How Long Does it Take Most Couples to Get Pregnant?

By JustMommies staff

The simple answer: not long at all. It only takes a fraction of a second for a sperm to attach itself to an egg and begin the process of conception. But that’s not what people mean when they wonder how long it takes to get pregnant. We’ve all heard about couples for whom it happened nearly overnight,
» Read more

How Long Do Sperm Live?

By JustMommies staff

An image of swimming sperm. Sperm can live for up to seven days in the fallopian tubes after ejaculation, and 20 minutes outside the body.
» Read more

How much does adoption cost?

By JustMommies staff

It is of course impossible to put a price tag on a child, but the down-to-earth truth is that there are business elements to adoption and it costs money. According to a survey by the national adoption magazine Adoptive Families, adoptions generally cost between $20,000-30,000. The survey found that “the
» Read more

How to Conceive a Boy

By JustMommies staff

If you are trying to get pregnant with a boy there are some things you can do to improve your chances. You may have heard of the Shettles method for trying to conceive a specific gender. If you are interested in trying to conceive a boy, you may want to check out the book How to Choose the Sex of Your
» Read more

How to Conceive a Girl

By JustMommies staff

You may be wondering if there is anything you can do to increase your chances of conceiving a girl. You may have heard of the Shettles method for gender selection. According to Dr. Shettles’ book, if you follow the book’s rules correctly, you have a 75 to-80% chance of conceiving a girl. If you would
» Read more

How to Get Pregnant Faster

By JustMommies staff

A man and woman sharing a romantic moment. From using an ovulation prediction kit to making sure you are in good general health, there are more than a few ways to boost your chances of pregnancy.
» Read more

How to Lengthen Your Luteal Phase

By JustMommies staff

If you have been keeping a fertility chart, you probably understand what a luteal phase is and know how long yours generally is. The luteal phase is the second half of your cycle, the time between after you ovulate and when your next period starts. A typical luteal phase is around 12 to 14 days long.
» Read more