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Are you Trying to Conceive? - Here are some really helpful articles about lots of subjects related to trying for a baby, infertility treatments and all those conception myths that you may have come across.

Am I Ready For A Baby? Top Questions To Ask Yourself

Are you thinking of having a baby? Here are some important considerations to answer the question: Am I ready for a baby? How To Know If You Are Ready For A Baby 1. Are you and your partner on the sa…

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Study reveals the best time to have sex to MASSIVELY increase your chances of getting pregnant!

Are you trying to get pregnant? you probably think having sex whenever possible is the best way to up your chances but you could be wrong! Of course it obviously helps, there ways to boost your odds.…

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When am I ovulating? Five sure signs to look out for

If you're trying to get pregnant, it's helpful to know when you're ovulating so you and your partner can schedule some time alone together. Ovulation is when one or more eggs are released from your o…

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Trouble Conceiving: Top 10 Problems When Trying to Conceive

Deciding to have a baby is a fun and exciting step for you and your partner. But, it can also cause some stress when you are not able to fall pregnant straight away. Despite this being a common oc…

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Coping With Infertility - How To Deal With The Emotional Stress

“Please, please be positive,” Jenny whispers as she checks the home pregnancy test for the tenth time in 30 seconds. When the test line appears, Jenny holds her breath. Eventually, she breathes again…

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IVF Facts: National Fertility Awareness Week And Navigating the IVF minefield

Last week saw the launch of the 2017 National Fertility Awareness Week, a brilliant network of events and campaigns that aim to educate and change perceptions surrounding infertility. As a fertility …

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BREAKING NEWS... Father loses IVF damages claim

A father has lost a damages claim against a London IVF clinic after his ex-partner forged his signature to use frozen embryos. The High Court found IVF Hammersmith was not negligent. The couple brok…

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AMH Level: The Two-Minute Fertility Check You Need To Know About!

Has the idea of having kids started to linger at the back of your mind? Although not everyone wants children, if you do (or have contemplated the idea), you might have come across a marketing term of…

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Getting Your Body Baby-Ready For 2018

Now is often the time of year when people start to think about what the New Year will hold for them and what their life plans and desires are. While we will all want to let our hair down to fully enj…

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How Can Diet and Exercise Help You Conceive?

It's a well known fact that a good diet and exercise regime is important for a healthy pregnancy and for your baby's growth. However, believe it or not, paying attention to diet and exercise should a…

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Preconception: Changes To Make Before Trying To Conceive A Baby

Preconception refers to the period leading up to a pregnancy - starting from the decision to try for a baby to the point of conception. Preparing to become pregnant can include some more difficult li…

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How To De-Stress and Relax When Trying for a Baby

Trying to conceive can be a stress in itself. But it's really important for both you and your partner to stay relaxed during the whole process, as a woman under stress is much less likely to conceive…

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Balance Activ - Helping Couples to Conceive

Balance Activ recently conducted a survey of 2,000 women across the UK and discovered the following   46% of women trying to conceive experience pain during or after intercourse due to vaginal drynes…

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Getting Pregnant Faster

Dr Marilyn Glenville PhD, the UK's leading nutritionist specialising in women's health has shared her thoughts with us about her new book Getting Pregnant Faster. 'I wanted to write this book because…

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Egg Donation - Why Do It?

A generous gift equals giving the gift of life through egg donation. A virtuous act can be the most generous gift that positively changes the lives of those who are unable to start their own family t…

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How Long Does It Take To Get Pregnant?

We aren’t able to tell you how long it is going to take you to get pregnant, no one can. But what we can tell you is what to expect, what you can do to improve your chances and when to seek help. The…

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Conception Myths

Myths abound when it comes to conception aka 'Trying For A Baby'. One common misconception is that it's best to 'do the deed' as often as you can because the greater the number of episodes of interco…

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Conception Process: How Conception Works

Conception is an incredible process. There are a large amount of steps that go into creating your bouncing ball of joy! To give yourself the best chance of conceiving, it's really important that you …

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How To Conceive A Boy

So, you’re wanting to have a beautiful bouncing boy? Despite the lack of scientific proof behind it, there are a few ways that you can naturally increase your chances of having a boy. Before diving …

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How To Conceive A Girl

Is it true, can you really choose the sex of your baby? Although most people would say that it doesn’t matter, all they wish for is a healthy baby. Well, since the beginning of time, human-beings hav…

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Getting Pregnant: Facts, Figures And Top Tips To Fall Pregnant Faster

Making the decision to grow your family can be exciting, and the thought of welcoming a little one can be heartwarming. Trying to fall pregnant can sometimes be quick and easy, or you might have a lo…

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