Difficulty getting pregnant

Getting pregnant isn't always easy. Keep reading if you're looking for clinically-backed fertility information.

What do you wish other people knew about infertility?  

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Should I freeze my eggs?

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Egg freezing step by step

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Egg freezing FAQ

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Should you get the COVID-19 vaccine?

Woman gets her temperature taken while wondering if she should get the COVID 19 vaccine.

Should you get the COVID-19 vaccine?

Dear Ovia, Male fertility testing

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The ups and downs of the IVF journey

Dear Ovia, Dreams of a big family

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The power of affirmations

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Disordered eating and fertility: Questions to ask yourself

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What you can and cannot control when TTC

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Unpacking male fertility

the best pregnancy test and ovulation predictor kit

The best fertility aids

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Choosing your sperm donor

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Exploring your options: Adoption

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Stressless Fest recap

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Can yoga help me conceive?

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Should I seek ART and/or elective care during the COVID-19 pandemic?

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COVID-19 and pregnancy: Your questions answered

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Different types of artificial insemination available

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Thinking of having a baby? Here’s how long it can take

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Two moms journey toward becoming a family of three: Real talk about buying sperm, endless IVF shots, and adjusting to life as new parents

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IVF and ICSI, what’s the difference?

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Sperm donation 101: The facts

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Is surrogacy legal where you live?

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Sperm donation the second time around: Using the same donor for future children

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Taking a pregnancy test: Facts and fiction

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Nutrition to boost male fertility

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Nail polish, bug spray, house paint, and more: Just what’s safe?

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Red flags down below: Signs you should call your healthcare provider

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Building and maintaining a strong support network while TTC

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What to expect at an appointment with your primary care provider

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Do you really need to start taking prenatal vitamins before conception?

Quiz: How well do you know your Trying to Conceive (TTC) vocabulary?

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No period, no positive pregnancy test- what happened?

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Five things that might happen after pregnancy loss

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The best time to take a home pregnancy test

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What’s a missed miscarriage? Here’s what you should know

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If you think you’re having a miscarriage, take these steps

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How is ectopic pregnancy diagnosed and treated?

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Trying again

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Finding support after a pregnancy loss 

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How to cope after a pregnancy loss

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What happens during a miscarriage? Signs to look out for

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When will my cycle go back to normal?

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The details about sex after miscarriage

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Why might miscarriages happen: Common causes

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Can I conceive after an ectopic pregnancy?

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9 nutrition tips when trying to conceive

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Age and male fertility

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Smoking and fertility

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Talking to a male partner about his fertility

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Think you’re pregnant? Here are signs and symptoms to look for

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How fertility and vegetarian diets work

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What’s the difference between infertility and sterility?

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The ABCs of TTC: The acronyms you need to know when trying to conceive

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What kind of treatment is available for depression while TTC?

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How to best support your future fertility – even before you start trying

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The talk: your partner and fertility

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Should I use an ovulation predictor kit?

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Does pregnancy loss impact future conception?

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Does a negative pregnancy test mean I’m not pregnant?

A woman looking at phone thinking about tracking her ovulation cycle.

Five signs you might be ovulating

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Seven things to avoid while TTC

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Tracking your cervical position

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Self-tracking devices and fertility: everything you need to know

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Trying to conceive in a bigger body

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Trying to conceive in a smaller body

A person looking at her phone, using the Ovia Health ovulation tracker to determine fertile cervical position.

Can cervical position predict fertility?

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Am I timing sex correctly?

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Can Clomid help me get pregnant?

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Will my laptop hurt my fertility?

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Can saliva hurt sperm?

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Common emotions when TTC

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How can cervical fluid problems affect conception?

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18 tips to get pregnant faster that actually work

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Getting pregnant after diagnosed infertility

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Getting pregnant after cancer treatment

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How to take a pregnancy test

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Lifestyle changes that may boost your fertility to improve your chances of conceiving

How to use your fertility chart

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Are you TTC? How Ovia Fertility can help you conceive faster

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What should you track when trying to conceive?

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Causes of infertility

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What to expect at your first infertility consultation

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Your initial conversation with a patient coordinator

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Types of fertility treatments

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Fertility costs and insurance coverage

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Why seek a fertility specialist

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Trying to conceive when 35 and older

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Miscarriage: what it is, why it happens, and how it can affect future pregnancies

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Over one year of TTC

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Other options

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Infertility treatments

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IVF and assisted reproductive technologies

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Trouble conceiving? Get tested for infertility

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How smoking and alcohol can affect fertility

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Keep it sexy: How to stay satisfied and not stressed when you’re trying to get pregnant

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Exercise and fertility

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Why you might want to get genetic testing before getting pregnant

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From superfoods to smoking: what can help and hurt your fertility

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Tracking fertility to get pregnant faster

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Conception planning and your fertile window

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7 stubborn fertility myths we’re ready to retire

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Getting pregnant: How long should it take?

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How you can benefit from tracking your fertility if you’re TTC

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How can pre-existing mental health conditions affect a pregnancy?

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Should you get the COVID-19 vaccine?

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Why it’s important to get the flu vaccine this year

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Ovia Family Award winners: prenatal vitamins and health products

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Ovia Family Award winners: Fertility aids 

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Advocate for your health by bringing a support person with you to appointment

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When not to settle: choosing the healthcare provider who is responsible

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How Ovia can help you be your healthiest, happiest self

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When your cycle’s out of sync: how travel can affect ovulation

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Getting pregnant with Ovia: Your quick start guide

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Pros and cons of freezing your eggs

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Menstrual cycle length: Just what’s normal? 

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Future pregnancy with past abortion history

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Endometriosis

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Tracking your cervical fluid with Ovia

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Tracking your basal body temperature with Ovia

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Tracking your sleep with Ovia

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From cervical fluid to sleep: How tracking your body’s signs and symptoms can identify when you ovulate

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Egg donation: Thinking it through

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Fertile window for eggs and sperm

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Could I have PCOS?

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Fertility recipes: pumpkin blueberry muffins

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Tracking fertility during the luteal phase

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Tracking fertility during the fertile window

A person on their laptop and cellphone looking up information on how to track fertility at their proliferative phase.

Tracking fertility during the proliferative phase

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Tracking fertility during the menstrual phase

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PCOS

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Nonsurgical options for early pregnancy loss