How to Make a Baby: Your pregnancy - getting pregnant and having a baby, advice on making a baby

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fertiliteDying to have a baby? Finally feel it's the right time for your relationship?
Have more than just luck on your side, read our advice and make your your body is ready to conceive as well. Above all, don't worry about it!
You're ten steps away from conception with our guide to boosting your fertility.
Fertilisation
To have a baby you need to make love. It may seem obvious, but you stand a greater chance of conceiving if you make love during your most fertile period, or ovulation, when eggs are released from your ovaries.
In a normal 28-day cycle, ovulation takes place around the 14th day, in a 35-day cycle, it occurs on the 21st day, but fertilisation is also very likely in the days leading up to ovulation.
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Making love
Trying to conceive is the ultimate excuse for making love whenever and wherever you can! But remember that you're not very likely to fall pregnant the first time you try, the spontaneous conception rate (chance of becoming pregnant) for two healthy, fertile people, stands at around 15 - 20%, so don't worry if it takes longer than you expect. one thing is certain however - the more often you make love, the more likely you are to conceive. Making love


Keep an eye on your weight
Being underweight will harm your chances of conceiving as much as being overweight. Watch what you eat, but avoid strict diets which can play havoc with your hormones and alter your cycle.Stop dieting
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