Trying To Conceive: When To Seek Medical Assistance

It's estimated that around 40% of pregnancies today are unplanned; that means almost half of all pregnant women conceive without even trying. And yet, at the same time, 15% of women struggle to get [...] Full article

Fertility Tests

An estimated 15% of all couples have difficulty conceiving, and if you've been trying for a baby for baby for over 12 months without any luck, it's probably time to visit your Doctor. [...] Full article

Understanding Your Menstrual Cycle

So you all know about the inconvenience (and pain!) of menstruation, and you all know that you're most likely to conceive if you have sex during ovulation, but what else do you know about your [...] Full article

Everything You Need To Know About IVF

Fortunately, 95% of couples trying for a baby will manage to conceive naturally within 2 years, and 85% are expected to conceive within the first year. But for the remaining 5%, getting pregnant can [...] Full article

Pregnancy Tests

Whether it's expected news or a complete shock, the moment you find out you're pregnant is one you'll never forget. Pregnancy tests, in particular home pregnancy tests, are funny things. They look [...] Full article

The Importance of Folic Acid

You've probably heard of folic acid, it's a vitamin that's mentioned frequently in the media, but do you know what it is, how it works and why we're advised to take 400 micrograms daily during [...] Full article

The Top 3 Pregnancy Symptoms You Haven't Heard Of

If your period is late, do you ever find yourself constantly wondering if you're pregnant? Or if you get to the office and complain to a colleague that you're feeling a bit nauseous, do they jump to [...] Full article

Eating For Two: Boosting Female Fertility Through Diet

Creating a new life is one of the most natural things in the world, and for the majority of the population, conceiving a child is a simple process. But what about for the estimated 17% of women who [...] Full article

Girl Or Boy: Can You Influence Nature?

If you're actively trying to conceive, you'll know that the most important thing is creating a baby who is happy and healthy. But for some of us, no matter how guilty it makes us feel, the gender of [...] Full article

The Top 3 Signs and Symptoms of Ovulation

OK ladies, hands up, how many of you have taken a guess as to when you're ovulating and practically locked your man in the bedroom for a week? There's no need to be embarrassed! After all, the [...] Full article