Intercourse At The Time of Embryo Implantation

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Sexual intercourse at the time of embryo implantation may lower the chance of becoming pregnant according to a study published in Fertility and Sterility (Fertil Steril 2014;102:178-82).  A large prospective study from the University of North Carolina included a total of 564 women undergoing 1,332 complete cycles found that having intercourse from 5 days after […]

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Timing Natural Conception

There are only a limited number of days during a woman’s menstrual cycle when sexual intercourse might result in pregnancy. The duration of this fertile period depends on the life span of both the sperm and the egg. Typically the egg is only viable for about 24 hours after ovulation. The life span of the […]

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