Pregnancy occurs after ovulation, when the egg is released into the body and then fertilized by sperm. What a lot of people don’t realize, though, is that once you’ve ovulated, you have just about a 12 hour period of time to conceive.
If you’re trying to get pregnant, a Cleveland Clinic expert recommends over-the-counter ovulation kits which are up to 99% effective in identifying when your body is most fertile.
If you’re trying to get pregnant, it’s important to understand your body and its natural cycles. One way to get some additional insight is by tracking your basal body temperature.
Excess weight may be the reason you’re having trouble getting pregnant. Learn why being overweight can prevent ovulation and how losing weight before pregnancy can increase fertility and your odds for a healthy pregnancy.