This two minute and 39 second video explains the entire process of ovulation that occurs in a woman’s reproductive system. A woman’s ovulation period occurs a week or two before their monthly menstrual cycle, or period. Their hormones trigger the ovary to release an egg for fertilization if sperm is present in the reproductive system. […]
For many woman who have reached that time in their lives when they know it’s the right time to have a baby, getting the timing right to give them the best chance of conceiving can sometimes be more of a turn off than anything else. That’s why it’s important to ensure your timing is accurate […]
When you make the decision to become pregnant, it is a time that is filled with excitement, joy, nervousness, and wonder. Maybe you and your partner have decided to wait a specific amount of time before deciding to start a family. Having an adequate income, a nice home, proper childcare , and other important decisions […]
Are you struggling to conceive? Do you long for the day when you can hold your newborn baby in your arms, yet can currently only look longingly at others as they cuddle their children? Thanks to developers in the women’s health sector, there are a growing number of powerful fertility apps available to women who […]
A typical healthy couple in their child-bearing years has a 20-40% chance of getting pregnant during any given month. This means, of course, that the odds of not conceiving are as high as 60-80%. If you are trying to conceive, those odds may not sound encouraging. The good news is, there are things you can […]
Some women, it seems, to get pregnant with another child as soon as they give birth. However, some women have to deal with the uncertainty of when they’re going to get pregnant. Difficulty getting pregnant can be a source of anxiety for healthy couples, and when the reason for the delay is unknown, such feelings […]
Many women assume that it is easy to conceive. For some, it may be, but for many women, trying to conceive may involve a year or more frustration and stress. This is true for younger women who are in their optimal years of fertility as well as those who have waited to ensure a stable […]
Cervical health is not something that most women think about until they go to their yearly gynecological checkup or when they think something is wrong ” “down there.” January was designated as Cervical Health Awareness Month to alert women to the issues of the cervix, HPV and cervical cancer.
When a developed egg is let go from the ovary, moved though the fallopian tube and ready for fertilization, this is ovulation. The uterus lining is prepared, excited and eager to receive a fertilized egg. At this point, if there is no conception or fertilization, the uterine lining is shed through menstruation.
Hormone replacement therapy is used to treat menopausal symptoms and protect long-term health. As with most medical procedures there are pros and cons. If you have been subjected to hormone replacement what does this mean for you in the long run?