What Are PMS Symptoms?

Premenstrual syndrome, commonly known as PMS, comes with some uncomfortable complaints which are believed to be largely caused by the fluctuation of hormones and low serotonin levels that occur. ... read more »

Sexual Position in Third Trimester

Which is the best sexual position in the third trimester? ... read more »

Sperm Speed To Reach the Egg

How long does it take for sperm to reach the egg? ... read more »

Anthrax Vaccine and Male Fertility

My husband received the anthrax vaccine several years ago while in the army. Could that affect our chances of having a healthy baby? ... read more »

How Long Does Sperm Live

How long can sperm survive after ejaculation? ... read more »

Sex And Basal Body Temperature (BBT)

When should we have sex based on my rise in basal body temperature? When is it too late to conceive according to BBT? When is it too early to conceive? ... read more »

I Took Provera and Still Didn't Get My Period

I have no period and did not bleed at all even after taking Provera. What does this mean? ... read more »

Sperm Morphology - Kruger Sperm Function Test

The Krueger strict sperm test checks the sperm morphology. ... read more »

Having Sex to Get Pregnant

Exactly which day should we have sex when we TTC? ... read more »

Timed Intercourse

How should we time sex? ... read more »

When Can Fetal Heart Beat Be Seen?

When can the fetal heart beat be first seen on ultrasound? ... read more »

Fetal Heart Rate and Baby's Sex

Can fetal heart rate predict my baby's sex? ... read more »

Can I Get Pregnant With Irregular Periods?

When I stopped having periods I was absolutely thrilled I was finally pregnant. We’d been trying for a while with no luck, but when pregnancy tests all read negative I immediately visited my gynecologist who suggested I see a fertility specialist. ... read more »

Alcohol and Breastfeeding

Is it true that alcohol can get into the breastmilk if you drink while nursing? ... read more »

Does Ovulation Always Occur on Cycle Day (CD) 14?

The most widely held fertility myth is that women always ovulate on Day 14 of their cycle. Nothing is further from the truth. ... read more »

Is A Normal Menstrual Cycle Always 28 Days Long?

Menstrual cycles can vary from one woman to another as well as for each woman, and ovulation does not always happen on the exact same day, even in women with regular cycles. ... read more »

Diet Pills

Are diet pills ok to take when I try to conceive (TTC)? ... read more »

Metformin and Pregnancy

Is Metformin a problem during pregnancy? ... read more »

Phentermine - Diet, Pregnancy, and Miscarriage

Phentermine is categorized as category C in pregnancy because it is chemically related to amphetamines, which have been shown to cause miscarriages and birth defects. ... read more »

Orgasm and Baby's Sex

Does orgasm during intercourse affect the baby's sex? ... read more »

Is Dramamine Safe During Pregnancy?

Dramamine (or dymenhydinate) is a Class B medication in pregnancy and generally considered safe during pregnancy. ... read more »

Can Obesity Prevent Ovulation?

The presence of adipose or fat tissue in obese women leads to a decrease of sex hormone binding globulin, and an increase in androgens (male hormones). ... read more »

Can I Pass Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) to my Unborn Baby?

I contracted genital warts from my previous boyfriend and now I want a baby. Should we start using condoms every time we have sex and try to adopt? ... read more »

Can ECP (Morning After Pill) Harm the Fetus?

Can emergency contraceptive pills (morning after pill) harm the fetus? ... read more »

Why is Folic Acid Important for Pregnancy?

What is folic acid and what does it do? ... read more »

How Much Caffeine is in...?

How much caffeine is there in coffee and other caffeinated products? ... read more »

What Are Causes of Spotting?

What are the possible causes of spotting? ... read more »

Routine Blood Tests and Prenatal Testing During Pregnancy

Which routine blood tests are done at the first prenatal visit? ... read more »

Down Syndrome Screening

You can screen for Down syndrome by ultrasound as early as 11-12 weeks. Screening is done with an ultrasound examination and two blood tests, and it can detect up to 90% of Down syndrome fetuses. ... read more »

Amniocentesis - Complications

What are the possible complications of amniocentesis? ... read more »

Sauna While TTC

Can my husband use a sauna while we try to conceive (TTC)? ... read more »

TTC and Orgasm

Does orgasm kill sperm when trying to conceive (TTC)? ... read more »

What is Clomid (Clomiphene Citrate)?

What is Clomid and what is it used for? ... read more »

Progesterone Suppositories

Can progesterone suppositories prevent me from getting pregnant? ... read more »

Tampon use and Pregnancy

Will using a tampon hurt my pregnancy? ... read more »

Clomiphene and Twins

What are my chances of twins while on Clomiphene? ... read more »

Viagra

What effect does Viagra have on pregnancy? ... read more »

TB (Tuberculosis) Test During Pregnancy

Is it safe to get a TB (tuberculosis) test during pregnancy? ... read more »

Lubricants

What do lubricants do when we TTC? ... read more »

Miscarriage - Chance of Recurrence

I just had a miscarriage, is there an increased risk of recurrence? ... read more »

Long-Term Problems of PCOS

Are there any long-term problems of Polycistic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)? ... read more »

Herpes on the Lip

Is a herpes lesion on my lip a problem? ... read more »

IUD and TTC

When can I conceive after using an IUD for contraception? ... read more »

Cure for PCOS

PCOS cannot be completely cured. It is a condition that is managed, rather than cured. Treatment of the symptoms of PCOS can help reduce the risks of future health problems. ... read more »

Masturbation During Pregnancy

Can I masturbate while I am pregnant? ... read more »

Low Temperatures

What do low temperatures mean? ... read more »

Earliest Diagnosis of Embryo

When can the embryo first be seen on ultrasound ... read more »

Is Depo Provera-Harmful to the Fetus?

After Depo Provera there is an unlikely risk of fetal malformations. ... read more »

Leuprolide Side Effects

What are potential side effects of Leuprolide? ... read more »

High BBT

My BBTs are higher than average ... read more »

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