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Yes, IVF is the only way a women can fall pregnant without have intercourse as the fertilization occurs in the lab and implantation occurs several days later.The only way you can get pregnant without intercourse is through artificial insemination.
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If your girlfriend doesn't know the conception date, I don't think there's really any way anyone could tell you. Even a baby's due date or actual delivery date offers no real clue as to the exact date of conception. You might try the conception calculator linked under more info in the right column…
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My husband has 1 testicle and i must say, its much easier in the tearoom, if you get what i mean! I don't know the details of why he only has one testicle, but yes, I do believe it's possible for him to be able to produce a baby. But there is also a chance he may not be able to. I don't know the…
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Yes. Even if done incorrectly, the risk of pregnancy exists. It is considered to be quite an unreliable method of birth control, because pre-ejaculate is released before ejaculation and it contains sperm. This could get the woman pregnant.Both condoms and birth-control pills are more reliable forms …
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You can tell who your baby's father is by getting a DNA test done. This is really a sad question, I am sure this is tearing you apart. You will need to do a DNA on the child immediately after its delivery. You don't want to wait too long, imagine trying to explain to your child that you had sle…
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There is no way to tell the exact date, but an estimated date would be around December 19th. Alternately, according to your due date, you conceived around 11th January. However, some women ovulate later than others so give and take +/- 5 days. Visit this site below and scroll down till you get to t…
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My advice is to buy the Clearblue Fertility Monitor and or ovulation predictor strips to detect the LH surge. The LH surge is a hormone that surges about 36 hours before your egg pops out. Intercourse on that day increases chances of pregnancy dramatically. On average a women ovulates about …
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Becoming infertile due to an abortion performed in a hospital or clinic is very rare. According to a study published in the journal Family Planning Perspectives in 1995 found that abortions performed in the first trimester pose virtually no risk of infertility and no increased risk of miscarriage, p…
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%REPLIES% Answer It is possible for sperm to live for up to 72 hours in the woman's body. So, fertilization could occur for up to about three days.
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No, they have no affect on each other. But it's probably not the best thing for your yeast infection to have sex. It could make your worse or spread to your partner.
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Right after your period, or right before. A girl is least likely to become pregnant if she is not having any sort of sexual relations. Answer: If you have to ask this question, probably means you are not ready to become pregnant, therefore you should not partake in sex or at least use protection. …
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Answer the missionary possion is one of the best postions for getting pregnant as he can get deeper inside you therefore the semen can get further into your womb makingnit easier to furtilise your egg Answer It is a matter of timing more than position. You should make love just be…
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Yes. I have heard of it happening. Yes my cousin was pregnant through out her whole pregnancy. She found out when she was nearly three months because she was still having her period. Sometimes it was irregular but she still had a healthy baby Yes, you can. I had irreegluar periods and I am now pre…
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The moment you ovulate you body starts to manufacture progesterone to protect the impending pregnancy. Your basal temperature would raise by 1 degree from one morning to the next once ovulation has occurred. (i.e. Wed. 97.5, Thurs. 98.7) This proves you ovulated. You still have to wait the standard …
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Get your STD treated firstly, and make sure your partner gets tested and treated too. A cyst on your ovary doesn't necessarily mean there's a problem, they can occur normally, and can be seen when your period is due. However some women have polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), this causes cysts on yo…
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I had a misscarrige 3 years ago, afterwards me and my partner tried for nearly a year to get pregnant,i thought there must be a problem but when my daughter was only 3 months old i fell pregnant again and now have two beautiful daughters, i think maybe we must have been trying so hard the first time…
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Pregnancy Without PenetrationIt is not impossible, but highly improbable. Even when ejaculation occurs inside the vagina, and even when the woman is ovulating, there is still, on average, only a 7% chance she will become pregnant. Obviously, some people are more fertile than others. Sperm cannot liv…
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Answer I would say a couple days before, during and a couple days after your period are the safest but not all women ovulate at the same time. For most women, the riskiest time to have sex without protection is between days 8-14 with the first day of your last period being day one. That said, t…
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No sperm dies in 3-5 days   sperm can live as much as 7 days!bh   No, it cannot. Sperm can live up to five days in ideal circumstances (fertile mucus). But it can only fertilize up to three days.Heather   no. Sperm can only live for around 5 to 6 days.
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Yes, since alcohol can affect the sperm's condition. It could lower the sperm count. Maybe your partner should have himself checked by a urologist. Furthermore, combined with the man's drinking habits there is an extreme risk of catastrophic birth defects, mental retardation, or straight miscarriag…
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You can, of course, get pregnant having intercourse in almost any position. However any position where the female is sitting, standing, or bending over should be avoided when you're trying to conceive. The sperm may have a very difficult time, if not impossible, getting to your lady's cervix. On T…
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No, we were 36 when we had our first child, now 38 trying for a second. An acquaintance had his last daugher at 50.  Over 40There are so many women conceiving over 40. I've just been to my midwife and she was telling me of a woman who got pregnant with her first at the age of 43.   If …
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Right now you are at a very good age to conceive. The chances of conception decrease with a woman's age. Considering you are 21, there is a lot of years ahead of you. Men can father babies many years longer than a woman. I have read reports of 70 something men becoming dads. So not to worry and good…
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Chances are good that you are probably pregnant. The home tests are only accurate 50% of the time when they say you are not pregnant (negative). But when they say you are pregnant (positive) then that's when they are 99.9% accurate. (Pretty crazy, huh?)My best advice is that you go to the doctor and…
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It's possibleIt's possible, but it depends on why you're not getting your period. Check in with your doctor. You may also be underweight, exercising too much, or have hormonal imbalances that prevent your getting pregnant. If you do not have normal periods, then you are most likely not ovulating, an…
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Answer From studies and understandings of the philosophy surrounding sperm cell anatomy and physiology, female's reproductive system, the anatomy and physiology of the cervix, I want to say that the best way to ease fertilization or even cause fertilization by some reluctant and weak sperm cells is …
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You might consider joining the Soul Cysters website (link below). I was diagnosed and have found much comfort and support from the women that I have met there. The site is free and was started by a Dr. who e-mails you research articles and other informative bits of information along with the great i…
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%DETAILS%%FOLLOWUPS% The fertile days of the month depend on the length of your cycle, how many days 21, 23, 28 and so on. Go to Baby Center and you will be able to type your information into an ovolation predictor which will tell you around about the time of your fertile days.   taking …
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%DETAILS% Hi, I am sorry about the problem you are having in regards to conceiving a baby. I would like you to think about the following things and may be it will help you:are you having regular periods? how long are they? have you noticed any changes in this area? are you breastfeeding? are you …
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It is easier to become pregnant in the middle of the cycle for most women, so a woman who has a regular 28 day cycle is likely to be the most fertile 14 days after the first day of her period or 14 days before the start of her period. More information: You get pregnant when egg and sperm meet. Th…
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%DETAILS% The answer is yes. The chance of conceiving is 0%. Because her period started, there is nowhere for the sperm to go.   Only if its a normal period, some women have a small amount bleeding after ovulation.
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%FOLLOWUPS% You need to try every day between and including those two days.   It depends on your cycle, some women ovulate on the 10-12 day. Chart your temps before you get out of bed. You will need a digital thermometer. To find more info go to fertility pages on the internet.   …
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Yes, you can. With the exception of the "textbook cycle", eggs may be released from one or both ovaries: in a regular or irregular cycle. Ovulation does not always happen from one set of ovaries therefore an egg may be present even during a woman's menstrual period. There is even the odd chance of a…
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%FOLLOWUPS% It all depends on how many days are in your cycle (21,26,28) you can go the BabyCenter.com where they have ovulation predictor where you can type in the 1st day of you last cycle and the days between your cycle and it will tell you around the time you will be fertile. good luck. It to…
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I guess my question is have you missed a period yet? If you haven't I would just wait to see if you do. If you have missed 1 or 2 I would take a pregnancy test. I have never heard of anyone getting pregnant this way but I guess like all other ways of getting pregnant it can happen. I do believe you …
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No, you have just as much chance as if you period was early or on time. You have a greater chance if the mother has twins in her family, but only fraternal twins as identical twins are more of a mutation. A woman needs to inherit the gene for multiple ovulation. Even if the man is a twin himself, hi…
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Count from the 1st day of your "Actual" Period From the first day of your last period until your next period, depending on how long your cycle length is. (for example, if your cycle length is 28 days, then the time you start to ovulate is around day 14. but every woman is different). For example, if…
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Yes, it's a fact. It's not common, but you could be a virgin and be pregnant. Yes, if any semen "leaked in" her vaginal opening, there is a chance she could become pregnant. Also, not all female virgins have a hymen, either due to genetics, injury, or athletic workouts. If she doesn't get her perio…
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Well, I have had two surprise pregnancies with someone who smokes marijuana very frequent and on a daily basis. As well as me doing it just as often. So, I am going to say definitely no, it doesn't affect your chances of getting pregnant. I can however tell you that when the father smokes marijuana…
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its most likely that you won't get pregnant right beore your period because you had just ovulated and there its most liklythere won;t be another egg until after you get off your period which is the 1-15 days after your period that you will most likely get pregnant. however there is always a possibl…
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%DETAILS% Answer If you go to American Baby you'll be able to look up all kinds of things like that. I looked up a few months for you. If you started on December 27th, you'll most likely be fertile between January 7 and 11. If you had your period on January 27, you'll probably be most fert…
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Yes it is possible, but not as likely. I'm assuming you mean 8 days from the start of your period. Sperm can live for up to 7 days outside the body. So, if you ovulate within 7 days it can happen. Your highest chances of getting pregnant would occur 3 or less days before ovulation. The most conserv…
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Do you get periods? if you do then your more than likely ovulating. I think you have to in order to get your period. If you are not getting your periods then you may want to go see a doctor to find out what the problem is.   I wanted to clear a misconception - having a period DOES NOT mean yo…
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I may be wrong, but I believe that you can only get pregnant during ovulation, but sperm can live for up to 72 hours in the womans body before fertilizing the egg. Or you may have miscalculated with the calendar. It isn't 100% accurate and all women have different length of cycles. Some women ovula…
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A woman can get pregnant anytime during the month. All women ovulate at different times. Always use protection if you don't want to become pregnant. Hope this answers your question. Yes!   Most women ovulate 11-14 from first of period. Meaning if you got your period on July 1st you would…
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If you are over 30, go see a doctor. It could be nothing, but just in case. They say after 6 months, you should consult with your doctor. If you are under 30, wait until it's been a year without getting pregnant and then go see your doctor. It could be nothing, but those are the standard reccomendat…
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The probabilities oscillate throughout the cycle and are individual to each woman. If we speak about the 'average' woman, the probabilities of being in the fertile window for a woman with a 28 cycle are the following: Day of the cycle / % of being in fertile window Day 11 - 63% Day 12 - 65% Day …
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it is possible i actually got pregnant by having sex on the last day of my period. It is possible. All women ovulate at different times. Some even ovulate during their period. It's not as common, but it's possible. Wait until you are late and take a home test. Or go see a doctor now and they may…
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Some women say they knew right away, but there is no scientific way of knowing; other than a blood our urine test. ANSWER Actually, there is no scientific way of knowing if an egg is fertilized. Obviously, if you become pregnant then an egg did get fertilized but pregnancy does not always occur. I h…
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Answer If you mean each month, it's when you are ovulating. All women ovulate at a different time. On average women are an a 28 day cycle. Meaning they ovulate every 28 days. It's usually about two weeks before your period starts. You can only get pregnant when you are ovulating. There are…
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NO, you don't have to reach excitment. You can get pregnant without reaching excitement just as easily as you can if you do reach excitment.
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It's possible, it only takes one sperm to make a baby. It is usually a lot more difficult though.   yes a man with low sperm can produce a baby. My husband has a low sperm count and i just found im 6 weeks pregnant. It make take a little while longer ttc. but we tried for 2 years and finally …
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None. You can get pregnant just by having the penis near the vagina and getting precome on the vagina. Always use a condom if the penis is going to be anywhere near the vagina. ALSO u can have a bad disease called Goiania --------Following by Doctor GSMay I make a suggest regarding Sexually Trans…
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If intercourse occurred on or near ovulation, and everything goes right (sperm meets egg in fallopian tube, fertilizes, and implants), then pregnancy will occur approximately 10-14 days after said intercourse. Pregnancy begins when the fertilized egg implants in the uterus (which typically happens …
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You shouldn't bleed during ovulation. If you are bleeding, it's probably your period. Answer Bleeding during mid-cycle does NOT necessarily mean that you are starting your period. Personally, I experience this (not every month), and the bleeding is not always the same. Usually it is rather light (on…
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You are pregnet as soon as the sperm enters the egg. this could be at any time after you came in her...but remember the sperm can live inside a women for days after you had sex.
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Sperm and Ovulation Sperm can last 3 to 5 days inside a woman.Every woman ovulates differently. People will tell you the average woman ovulate 14 days from the day you start your period. But I suggest you try using a ovulating predictor kit (sticks).If you are ovulating and sperm is living inside y…
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It's actually about two weeks before your period that you ovulate. So depending on your cycle that could be two weeks after or a week or any other amount of time. They do sell ovulation test sticks in most stores now. That will tell you when you are ovulating and when you are the most likely to get …
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You ovulate 10-16 days BEFORE the start of your period. For example, if your cycle is 30 days long you will ovulate between cycle day 16 and day 20. SOME women get "egg white" cervical mucus (throughout the day - this is very different from arousal fluid and not to be confused with semen). Typicall…
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%DETAILS% I wouldn't think ovulation would be painful unless there was a problem. If you are having stomach pains that aren't getting better, you should probably see a doctor.   I disagree with Leslie. There is something called Mittelshmerz, German for "middle pain", and this can happen du…
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Pain during ovulatory times can come before while the follicle is filling with fluid, during while the follicle is actually rupturing to release the egg, or following due to the formation of the corpus luteum. At ovulation, the ovum (egg) is dropped into the tube where it awaits sperm. If sperm are …
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Not likely. In general, it will make you healthier to be on a multivitamin, and you should ideally be getting at least 400mcg of Folic Acid at least three months before conceiving, but the vitamin itself probably won't make you more fertile. I think so after taking Geritol for about one month t…
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It differs from your regular menses in that it isn't your period at all. You cannot have a period and be pregnant at the same time by the very biological definition and function of the two. Think about it. Any bleeding you experience during a pregnancy is referred to as "vaginal bleeding" and it i…
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It takes sperm approximately 36 hours to fertilize the egg after the male ejaculates in the vagina. If you are asking "how long does it take for the sperm to fertilize the egg once it penetrates the egg wall?", it is instantaneous. That's what "fertilized" means. If you are asking "how long does it …
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Yes you can conceive on your period but it is very unlikely. You are more likely if your periods are frequent and irregular. Less likely if you have regular periods.The best way to prevent pregnancy at any time is to use a contraceptive.
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Your period is the beginning of a new menstrual cycle. Women ovulate once a month usually about 14 days (give or take a few) after the first day of their last period. If you did conceive (become pregnant) with that ovulation, you will typically not ovulate anymore until you have had your baby and be…
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Sperm cannot live long outside the body and the figures range from a few minutes to a couple hours. The bottom line is that when sperm dry up, they are definitely dead. Sperm needs semen to transport it to the cervix where it uses the fluid to swim faster and protect itself from the acid environmen…
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Difference Between a Test Tube and Cloned Baby A test tube baby is when an egg is removed from a woman and sperm from and man, and the egg is fertilized outside that mother's body, i.e. in a test-tube. Cloning may be carried out in a test tube, but it is the copying or duplicating of cells. If som…
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  First, the term "test tube" is popular, but it is not the terminology used by scientists. They instead use the latin term 'in vitro' (literal definition: in glass; but modern definition more like 'outside the organism'; the opposite is 'in vivo'), In vitro fertilization is simply putting…
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I am 19 years old and I think I had a miscarriage. I didn't know that I was pregnant (if I even was) but I just feel deep down inside that I was pregnant. Okay so one period that I had was extremely painful that I woke up in the middle of the night with pains in my thighs and back and abdominen. It …
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According to WebMD, the fastest sperm can get to a fallopian tube is about 30 minutes, meaning that the quickest conception could occur following sex is in the half-hour range . This means that, following sex, the egg could be fertilized before you've gotten up to get a drink of water. According to…
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Answer Sometime it's not the man; sometimes it's not the women. If you go to your local doctors office GYN and ask then for a fertility drugs that will help I know I've been there both for you will have to undergo some testing but at the end you will feel great!!! Answer Firstly, my advise to…
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No, does (female rabbits) become sexually mature at about 6 months of age (that's about 24 weeks).
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You can get pregnant at ANY time after having an abortion I had an abortion last year, and I'm alreay pregnant SO BE CAREFULL!!!!!!!!!!!!! It can take as little as 2 weeks to ovulate again meaning you can get pregnant right after an abortion. Protect yourself. The answer above me is true. My fri…
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Conception usually occurs around the 14th day from the first day of your period.For a current pregnancy, the related link below may be helpful in calculating the approximate date at which conception occurred.
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Answer Hello. Not necessarily no. The only way to tell if you are ovulating if your not having periods, is by seeing your doctor for a ovulation blood test or by buying a ovulation predictor kit from your pharmacist.
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The below information is incorrect The website for the National Institute of Health informs us that this is misinformation!    Sperm for Girls and BoysYes. The X sperm (which are the sperm that make females) live longer than the Y sperm (which are the sperm that make males). However, the…
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The average emitted sperm survive in the female is three days or 72 hours if you have optimal cervical mucus, which is egg white or watery. Sperm last longer in that fluid, which peaks shortly before ovulation. If you have recently menstruated, or are due to again soon, sperm probably won't last mo…
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Pregnancy is a result of sexual intercourse, AKA sex. If you are a minor ask a parent or other trusted adult about it. When a man put his penis into the woman's vagina and ejaculates, the sperm cells will travel (swim) to the woman's ovarian tubes. Many millions start out, but only one normally ha…
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Here's how it works: Fertilization happens in one of the fallopian tubes, which carries an egg from an ovary to the uterus. It can take up to seven days after intercourse for sperm and egg to join and become a fertilized egg. Usually, it's because the sperm gets into the fallopian tube before the eg…
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no it would be august 17th or august 18th
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Chlamydia can sometimes cause scarring in men that can lead to infertility. It can also affect the testicles directly, which can decrease the quality of the sperm; this problem will sometimes improve after chlamydia treatment. But most people who have chlamydia are able to conceive in the future.
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Yes their is no need for intercourse to get pregnant
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Hi there, yes you can!!! i have got two girls and both times it was just as i had finished my period....literally the same day. hope this helps.
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These best way to lower the cost of fertility drugs is to pay for them with your flexible spending account (FSA). Most pharmacies can process your payment directly from your FSA Debit Card. By paying through your flexible spending account you lower your tax bill on state and federal income taxes,…
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May 8th 2010? That would make your due date roughly February 12th
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Not necessarily. Every penis has its own shape. When erect, some can have a slight to medium curve in all different directions. Although it should be noted that some penises are completely straight as well. There is nothing wrong with a curved penis, unless the man has "peyronie's disease", in which…
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Sperm donors are required to collect their semen by masturbating. They are generally provided a private room to collect their donation and sometimes provided pornographic material.He is given a sterile collection container and instructed to wash his hands, and sometimes his penis, in order to collec…
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Potentially; this would vary with the standards of the donation clinic.
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It should have no effect on fertility, but it could make you a less-interesting partner. If you believe you may be pregnant, you should immediately consult with your doctor on all medications you may be taking, and stop drinking alcohol. Even a few drinks during pregnancy increases the chance of bi…
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VItex is a well known herb that assist many woman who struggle with infertility to get pregnant. It balances out the cycle and can be taken into the second trimester as it also aides in the production of progesterone. A supplement that can aide in fertility is soy isolate. If taken for only five day…
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just because you had unprotected sex that doesn't mean you will get pregnant. You didn't matched with your fertile period. Get matched with that period then go for it.
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The woman in the mirror is shocked to see the very prominent mean wrinkle she has right between her eyes from all the years of squinting, she also feels a sense of pride for the few silver streaks she sees peeking through her auburn hair. She feels resentment for all of the ads and commercials tryin…
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No, if anything, it may or should force the sperm deeper into the vagina and may increase the chances. If you can continue after ejaculation, why shouldn't you do the same for your wife.
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HCG keeps up the lutinizing hormone during the corpus Ludlum phase
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No. Semen must be introduced into the vagina in order for pregnancy to occur.
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There are many foods that can increase fertility, but there are specific fertility foods that have special fertility properties that stimulate ovulation in women and helps increase sperm quality and sperm count in men. They are: Royal Jelly: it helps increase egg quality in women who have low ovaria…
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