Tag Conception

9 Things You Should Do Before Getting Pregnant

So you and your partner have been seriously discussing having a baby. Congratulations! But before you start trying to conceive a baby, there are certain foods you should cut back on (and avoid), and some healthy lifestyle changes to start

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8 Best Love Making Positions To Aid Conception

Making love is fun, but trying to have a baby is probably one of the most stressful times in the life of a couple. While some are able to conceive easily, for others it is a waiting game that tests one’s

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7 Natural Ways To Increase Your Chances Of Conceiving Twins

Twins are adorable, so, it’s little wonder a lot of couples yearn to have one or even more. If you fall within this category, here are a few tips to help boost your chances of conceiving one naturally… 1. Try

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7 Signs You May Have Fertility Issues

Trying for a baby? Usually, inability to get pregnant after a year of trying is the first red alert there may be a problem. However, there are other early signs that may suggest you are at risk of infertility. If

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5 Lovemaking Tips You Should Note To Aid Quicker Conception

If you’re currently trying to conceive, here are a few lovemaking tips you should note to aid getting expected result in earnest… 1. Have sex during your fertile window. Track your ovulation period in order to have sex when you

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Ask An Expert: What Steps Can I Take To Avoid Having An Episiotomy?

Our team of seasoned experts answer all your questions on pregnancy, delivery, children and women’s health, sexuality education and more. Q: I had an episiotomy about 3 years ago during my first baby’s birth and the pains and discomfort were

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TTC? See 5 Habits That May Be Stopping You From Getting Pregnant

Your lifestyle choices as well as your partner’s have significant impact on your chances of conceiving and how soon it happens. If you’ve be trying for a baby to no avail for a while, review these common lifestyle habits that may

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Week 3: Your Pregnancy, Week By Week

Continued from week 1 – 2. Week 3 Your Baby Fertilization has taken place – your released egg and partner’s sperm which formed a zygote during the first week has made its way into your uterus where it’s burrowing into

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Ask the Experts: Had My First Child Despite PCOS 4 Years Ago. Why Can’t I Conceive Again?

Our team of seasoned experts answer all your questions on pregnancy, delivery, children and women’s health, sexuality education and more. Q: 6 years ago, I was diagnosed of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). Notwithstanding, I welcomed my first child without complications

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Week 1 – 2: Your Pregnancy, Week By Week

Despite the several upsets that may come with pregnancy, knowing a baby is developing inside you triggers a variety of amazing emotions. As you bask in the euphoria, here’s a week by week guide on what to expect and how

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Amazing! Woman Welcomes Triplets 10 Years After She Was Told She Would Never Conceive

Donna Carter was 24 when she was told she would never be able to conceive because of the cysts on her ovaries. 10 years later, the 34-year-old is blessed with identical triplets, all boys and conceived naturally. According to Mirror

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“People who get married and have children don’t know how lucky they are.” Ibidunni Ighodalo Opens Up On Her Struggles With Conception

Ex-Beauty Queen, Ibidunni Ighodalo, got married to Pastor Ituah Ighodalo of Trinity House in 2007. The rather private pretty woman has opened up about her struggles with conception in a rare interview with ThisDay. The coping mechanism for the CEO of

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7 Reasons You’re Probably Not Getting Pregnant

Have you been trying for a baby for a while but keep getting a negative pregnancy test result when you pee on your stick each month? Find 7 common reasons that may be responsible and what to do… 1. Cycle

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TTC Mums: 6 Things You Should Do While Waiting to Conceive

Trying for a baby to no avail comes with lots of anxiety which often leaves waiting mums emotionally drained and overwhelmed. However, it is important to stay positive and constantly try letting go of the usual gloomy feeling as it

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Top 5 Fertility Boosting Foods For Men

Jeff Fischer Believe it or not, nutrition plays its own role in helping your body prepare for conception. To maximise your chances, you may have to look into your diet. Below are 5 top natural fertility boosting foods for men.

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Scientists Give Advice On How To Improve Your Chances Of Conceiving A Boy

Researchers from Northwestern University in Illinois are suggesting they have discovered how to increase a woman’s chances of having a boy. According to Daily Mail UK, women hoping to give birth to boys should make sure they get a proper

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Best Sex Positions To Aid Conception

Couples will try just about anything to conceive once they’ve decided that the time is right. This applies even in the bedroom, so that sex becomes somewhat of a strategic battle plan than a passionate expression of their bond. But

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