For many couples getting pregnant is easy. However, for others getting pregnant can take a long time and they have to resort to reproductive technology. For this reason, there is a growing number of couples whose first step when trying to get pregnant is to learn more about all the ways they can get pregnant faster and healthier.

Pregnancy Cramping: Identifying Causes

Could cramps be the first pregnancy sign? Do cramps always mean labor? While there are harmless reasons for cramps, there are also serious medical conditions in pregnancy that can start out as cramps. ... read more »

Could I Be Pregnant?

You could be pregnant if you had sex during your fertile days, you are having certain pregnancy symptoms, and especially, if you missed your period. Find out all the signs! ... read more »

What is Folic Acid?

What does folic acid do? ... read more »

Top Getting Pregnant Frequently Asked Questions FAQs

The BabyMed Top Twenty Getting Pregnant FAQs answer your most important fertility and Preconception questions. ... read more »

How to Avoid Using Fertility Drugs to Become Pregnant

Many couples struggling to achieve pregnancy can conceive naturally by following some simple guidelines before resorting to expensive and potentially hazardous fertility medications. ... read more »

What Is a Viable Pregnancy and a Nonviable Pregnancy?

The term "viability" may apply to the baby potentially surviving if born prematurely, and it also may mean that the fetus is still alive inside the uterus. ... read more »

TTC After IUD Removal

Can I get pregnant after IUD removal? The IUD acts locally on the uterus and the fallopian tube preventing pregnancy. It does not have an effect on ovulation. ... read more »

Preventing birth defects

About 1 in 33 babies is born with a birth defect. The reasons for many of these birth defects are unknown, but we know how to prevent some of these birth defects. ... read more »

Getting Pregnant - How To Improve Your Fertility

Some couples get pregnant the moment they start trying. But that is not true for many other couples and it can take them often many months or even years to get pregnant. ... read more »

Trying to Get Pregnant: 7 Relaxation Tips

Too much stress is bad for your mental and physical health. It also prevents you from getting pregnant. Here are 7 tips to help you relax when trying to conceive. ... read more »

Norplant Removal and TTC

When can I get pregnant after the removal of a Norplant? ... read more »

Planning a Pregnancy with a Medical Condition

Before getting pregnant it is important to talk to your doctor about your medical conditions. ... read more »

Three Months to a Healthy Pregnancy

These tips will help you either get pregnant in three months or determine why you cannot. ... read more »

Five Steps to Get Ready For A Healthy Pregnancy

Getting pregnant should be fun but sometimes it's not so easy. Find out how to improve your chances getting pregnant. Tools, charts, tips, advice and more. ... read more »

Improving HER Fertility

Medical studies are providing new information all the time that can help women improve their fertility. Changing certain behaviors is the first step to improving your overall fertility. ... read more »

Basal Body Temperature and Air Conditioners

Since tracking your basal body temperature to identify rises in temperature could signal that you ovulating, what effect do air conditioners have on BBT and getting pregnant? ... read more »

Coverline: How To Draw It On Your Temperature Chart

How to draw a coverline when fertility charting. ... read more »

Folic Acid and Fertility

Does folic acid increase fertility? ... read more »

Can Female Orgasm Cause Ovulation?

The process that leads to ovulation happens over a time period of 10-12 days and includes the gradual increase of estrogen over a period of several days. ... read more »

Comparing Birth Control: The Pearl Index Method

The Pearl Index compares methods of contraception. A high Pearl index stands for a high chance of unintentionally getting pregnant while a low value represents a low chance. ... read more »

What is the Probability of Pregnancy with these Symptoms

Here are the probabilities of your chances being pregnant with these symptoms from  high to medium to low. ... read more »

Fertility and Infertility Information and Preconception Tips

At BabyMed we provide fertility ovulation pregnancy conception tips and fertility information to women trying to get pregnant. ... read more »

Postcoital Test - Abnormal

What could be the cause of an abnormal postcoital test? ... read more »

Causes of Luteal Phase Defect (LPD)

There are three causes of LPD: poor follicle production, premature demise of the corpus luteum, and failure of the uterine lining to respond to normal levels of progesterone. ... read more »

What Is A Luteal Phase Corpus Luteum Defect (LPD)

A luteal phase defect (LPD) is a medical condition associated with the failure of getting pregnant because the luteal phase is shorter than normal. ... read more »

Orgasm and Getting Pregnant

A woman can get pregnant with or without having an orgasm. Many women wonder whether they can get pregnant without having an orgasm or whether an orgasm can improve their chances getting pregnant. ... read more »

Sex While Standing

Can we get pregnant while we stand having sex? ... read more »

Trying To Conceive: Improving Your Chances

Your best chance to get pregnant is if you have sex and make love egularly during your 6 fertile days (day of ovulation and the 5 preceding days). ... read more »

Getting Pregnant after Vasectomy

If you have had a vasectomy and decide that you want to have more children, here is some information for you and your partner. One option is vasectomy reversal. ... read more »

Can I Get Pregnant Myths and Presumptions

Answering the question, can I get pregnant, depends greatly on the age or stage of life and medical status of a woman. ... read more »

You Can Get Pregnant After...

Chronic illness, cancer, injury and surgery are all reasons women give up on the dream of having a child of their own, but you can get pregnant after many of these life events ' if you plan, prepare and know your medical resources. ... read more »

Sexual Positions and Getting Pregnant

It is possible to conceive from any sexual position, but those which allow deepest penetration may have advantage over others because they allow sperm to get closer to the opening of the uterus. ... read more »

One Tube and Two Ovaries - Risk of Ectopic Pregnancy

Women who have had one fallopian tube removed are at increased risk of an ectopic pregnancy, a pregnancy in the other fallopian tube. ... read more »

After 3 boys what will the next one be?

Having already 3 boys you may think it's a foregone conclusion that the next baby is going to be another boy, but in reality your chances are about equal between a boy and a girl. ... read more »

Swimming While Trying To Get Pregnant

It is safe to go swimming when trying to get pregnant. It does not affect sperms or implantation. ... read more »

Can Sperm Be Released Without Ejaculation?

The method of birth control where the man pulls his penis out shortly before he ejaculates is called 'coitus interruptus.' ... read more »

Infertility fertility Quiz

1 in 6 couples are infertile. Take this quiz and find out if you are one of them ... read more »

Spotting - What are the Causes?

What are the causes of spotting? There are many possible reasons, and a check-up with your doctor will help find out why you are experiencing spotting. Here are some causes. ... read more »

One Fallopian Tube

I am trying to get pregnant but have a unique issue. I don't have both of my fallopian tubes. How can I get pregnant with one fallopian tube? How much harder will it be to get pregnant? ... read more »

How Can We Make a Boy?

Is there a way to make a boy? If an X-carrying sperm fertilizes the egg, it's going to be a girl, if a Y-carrying sperm fertilizes the egg, it's going to be a boy. ... read more »

Does Fasting Hurt Your Fertility?

A study on female fertility and fasting was completed on female mice, but it was performed by researchers at the Harvard Medical School — so there is a bit of clout behind the research. ... read more »

Boy or girl - Can I do something about it?

Is there something I can do to make my baby a boy or girl? ... read more »

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