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how-to-keep-sex-smokin-when-trying-to-conceive

When you’re trying to conceive, lots of problems can creep into the canoodling. But would it be stating the obvious to say that if you’re not having sex, you’re not going to get pregnant (at least, not the old-fashioned way)? Here are some of the ways your coupling may have cooled off, and how to restore the sizzle. It’s gotten (yawn) humdrum Well sure, when you’re doing it on...

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sex-positions-for-baby-making

Are some sexual positions better than others for conceiving? There's no evidence that any particular sexual position is more likely to lead to conception. You may have heard that some positions, such as the missionary position (man on top), are more promising than others because sperm is deposited closest to the cervix, but there aren't any scientific studies to back this up. Proper...

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pregnancy-symptoms

Are you wondering if you might be pregnant? The only way to know for sure is by taking a pregnancy test. But there are early symptoms of pregnancy that may point to the possibility. Here's what to look for.   Do All Women Get Early Symptoms of Pregnancy? Every woman is different. So are her experiences of pregnancy. Not every woman...

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pregnancy-after-35

As the saying goes: Age ain’t nothing but a number. But when it comes to getting pregnant and having a healthy pregnancy, it can matter. Rest assured, most healthy women who get pregnant after age 35 and even into their 40s have healthy babies. That doesn't mean, though, that you shouldn't think about smart steps you can take to maximize your health and your baby's health durin...

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pregnancy-and-prenatal-vitamins

What are prenatal vitamins? Eating a healthy diet is always a wise idea -- especially during pregnancy. It's also a good idea during pregnancy to take a prenatal vitamin to help cover any nutritional gaps in the mother's diet. Prenatal vitamins contain many vitamins and minerals. Their folic acid, iron, iodine, and calcium are especially important...

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pregnancy-tests

A pregnancy test may let you know if you are pregnant. Here are answers to some of the most common questions about pregnancy tests. What is a pregnancy test, and how does it work? Pregnancy tests are designed to tell if your urine or blood contains a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG). This hormone is made right after a fertil...

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Does your bladder nag you out of bed overnight? If you have to go to the bathroom more than once during 6-8 hours of zzz's, you might have nocturia. Your body may make too much urine, or your bladder can’t hold enough. Sometimes it's both. There are many possible causes. Some need medical treatment, others you can manage on your own....

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