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Plus-size and trying to conceive
Advice for plus-size women trying to get pregnant

16 February 2012

Why getting pregnant by May will give your baby a great start
Baby boom expected in Asia as couples try to have a baby born in the Chinese Year of the Dragon

17 January 2012

Get pregnant now for a clever baby
Babies conceived in December do best at school and are more likely to go to university, so now’s the month to get busy!

01 December 2011

Recession makes women give up on baby dreams
More women are putting off or giving up plans for a family, because they can’t afford to have a baby

06 September 2011

Start trying for an 11/11/11 baby – now!
Want your baby to have the coolest birthday ever? You and your partner should get to work now

11 February 2011

Sperm cells made from female embryo
Amazing scientific breakthrough may allow female couples to have their own children

23 December 2010

'How do I get pregnant?' is biggest question in India
Despite a population of over a billion, wannabe parents in India are bombarding Google for conception tips

15 December 2010

Chances of getting pregnant may be affected by blood type
Women with blood type O more likely to have a lower egg count than women with blood type A, research suggests

25 October 2010

New ovulation predictor “as effective as IVF”
British fertility device provides an alternative to IVF treatment in cases of secondary or unexplained infertility

18 October 2010

Have sex 104 times to get pregnant
Couples need over 100 sex sessions to make a baby, finds study

16 August 2010

New test to predict menopause on the way
A test to predict the onset of menopause could help women decide when to start a family

28 June 2010

Quit smoking before you TTC to prevent SIDS
Potential mums are advised to quit smoking before trying to conceive to reduce chances of miscarriage or sudden infant death syndrome

11 June 2010

How to relax when trying to conceive
It sounds like a cliche but it can really help to develop your relaxation and coping methods when you're trying to conceive.

29 April 2010

How stress affects your chances of conception
When you're trying for a baby, stress can affect the hormones you rely on to conceive

29 April 2010

Can a holiday help you get pregnant?
When you're trying to conceive, does going away together really make any difference, emotionally or physically?

29 April 2010

How soon after coming off the Pill can we try for a baby?
Zita West's advice on trying to conceive once you've stopped your contraception

23 March 2010

Man serving 30 years wants to father a baby from prison
Prisoner Scott Hurford has written to Justice Secretary Jack Straw asking for permission to artificially inseminate his girlfriend

04 March 2010

How long does it take to conceive?
Once you've decided to try for a baby you might expect it to happen right away, but be prepared for it to take a bit longer

25 February 2010

No period but a negative pregnancy test?
Even regular women can have missed or late periods. What are the causes and when should you seek treatment?

25 January 2010

Trying for a baby in 2010?
If trying to conceive is on your to do list this year, try out our mums’ New Year tips for boosting fertility

20 January 2010

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