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How To Get Pregnant

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How To Get Pregnant

It might seem like a simple question – how can you get pregnant?† But apparently, 24 million people search “how can I get pregnant” on Google every month. So as an OB/GYN and mother, I want to help.

Iím going to assume youíve learned about the birds and the bees. You know that babies donít come from storks and they donít magically pop out of a womanís belly. You know that a guyís penis goes inside the vagina, the guy bounces up and down until his penis sort of sneezes (ejaculation), sperm are released, and they unite with a womanís egg during that time of the month when she ovulates. Then boom – a baby is made!

Many of us spend the majority of our youth trying to avoid getting pregnant. Then, all of the sudden, when weíre ready to become parents, weíre baffled about what to do.† So how DO you get pregnant?

Tips For How To Get Pregnant

1.†††††Stop using birth control. 90% of couples get pregnant within a year simply by stopping birth control and having lots of sex. You donít need a washout period. Just stop your birth control pill, quit using condoms, take out your IUD, stop withdrawing before ejaculation, or get rid of whatever has been preventing pregnancy in the first place.

2.†††††Have sex. Youíd be surprised how many infertile couples Iíve counseled who have only had sex twice in a year. If you donít have sex, it can be very hard to get pregnant!

3.†††††Mark your calendar. Chart your periods on a calendar and track the number of days each period lasts. For most women with a 28 day cycle, ovulation occurs approximately 14 days after the midpoint of your cycle. If you have a consistent 28-day cycle, for example, ovulation is likely to begin about 14 days after the day your last period began. If you have a longer cycle, such as 35 days, the predictable part is the last 14 days. Just subtract 14 days from the length of your cycle, and youíll have a good guess as to when you probably ovulate (day 21 from the first day of your last cycle, in this case).

4.†††††Recognize the discharge of ovulation. Watch for changes in your cervical mucus. Just before you ovulate, you may notice that your vaginal discharge starts to look and feel like egg whites. This clear, slippery discharge will help you predict when itís your time. After ovulation, when the odds of becoming pregnant decrease, your discharge may become cloudy, thick, sticky, gummy, or disappear altogether.

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Lissa Rankin

Lissa Rankin, MD is a mind-body medicine physician, founder of the†Whole Health Medicine Institute training program for physicians and other health care providers, and the New York Times bestselling author of†Mind Over Medicine: Scientific Proof That You Can Heal Yourself.† She is on a grassroots mission to heal health care, while empowering you to heal yourself.† Lissa blogs at†LissaRankin.com and also created two online communities -†HealHealthCareNow.com and†OwningPink.com. She is also the author of two other books, a professional artist, an amateur ski bum, and an avid hiker. Lissa lives in the San Francisco Bay area with her husband and daughter.

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7:58PM PDT on Jul 2, 2015

My name is Andrian Meelin ,i want to give a very big thanks to Dr OGALA for helping me to get pregnant and now i have a baby girl and i am heavy with a boy inside of me. i was married for 7 years and i coulnt get pregnant when ever i take in it will flow out, i became very confused and frustrated until a friend in my office introduced me to Dr OGALA who came down to the states to help me untire my womb.he gave me just water from his temple to drink and he also gave my husband some thing to rub befor we made love. i am very greatful to him . if your out there and still finding it difficult to get pregnant or when you get pregnant it doesnt stay contact him i assure you its going to be very alright with you. contact info, EMAIL:Holyspellcast@yahoo.com TELEPHONE:+2348039456308.WEBSITE: http://holyspellcast.wix.com/holyspellcast

7:50AM PDT on Jun 23, 2015

hello everyone, i am here to share my testimony on how i conceived my baby. i have been married to my husband for 18years without no issue. my husband has been tested OK, i too have been tested. but no issue. i had problems with my in-laws even my husband started to have new affairs aside your marriage. it was a very terrible thing to bear. i became a laughing stock among my pear, i prayed and fasted and nothing happened. i was now seen as always unhappy. after many medical treatment and there is no way. i took it as i was born barren and i accepted every challenge that comes my way. i was even ready to pack out of my marital home and stay on my own because my husband was not given me any attention that i needed from him. i decided to focus on my job and try to live happy on my own.
on this faithful day, i decided to check the net for updates on healthy living and i came across a story of a man who Dr EDIONWE helped his wife to conceive a baby. i decided to put a try because this has been my greatest problem in life. today i am a proud mom. words will not be enough to explained what this man did for me. he casted a pregnancy spell on me and i noticed i was pregnant on the 7th day after the spell. i am a happy mother, the pride of my family, a miracle in my town. i know there is someone in same condition and you feel there is no way. i urge you to contact him via email edionwesolutiontemple@gmail.com. This is the solution to every single mother around the globe. distance is n

5:43AM PDT on Jun 6, 2015

My name is Andrian Meelin ,i want to give a very big thanks to Dr OGALA for helping me to get pregnant and now i have a baby girl and i am heavy with a boy inside of me. i was married for 7 years and i coulnt get pregnant when ever i take in it will flow out, i became very confused and frustrated until a friend in my office introduced me to Dr OGALA who came down to the states to help me untire my womb.he gave me just water from his temple to drink and he also gave my husband some thing to rub befor we made love. i am very greatful to him . if your out there and still finding it difficult to get pregnant or when you get pregnant it doesnt stay contact him i assure you its going to be very alright with you. contact info, EMAIL:Holyspellcast@yahoo.com TELEPHONE:+2348039456308.

5:39AM PDT on Jun 6, 2015

My name is Andrian Meelin ,i want to give a very big thanks to Dr OGALA for helping me to get pregnant and now i have a baby girl and i am heavy with a boy inside of me. i was married for 7 years and i coulnt get pregnant when ever i take in it will flow out, i became very confused and frustrated until a friend in my office introduced me to Dr OGALA who came down to the states to help me untire my womb.he gave me just water from his temple to drink and he also gave my husband some thing to rub befor we made love. i am very greatful to him . if your out there and still finding it difficult to get pregnant or when you get pregnant it doesnt stay contact him i assure you its going to be very alright with you. contact info, EMAIL:Holyspellcast@yahoo.com TELEPHONE:+2348039456308...

5:36AM PDT on Jun 6, 2015

My name is Andrian Meelin ,i want to give a very big thanks to Dr OGALA for helping me to get pregnant and now i have a baby girl and i am heavy with a boy inside of me. i was married for 7 years and i coulnt get pregnant when ever i take in it will flow out, i became very confused and frustrated until a friend in my office introduced me to Dr OGALA who came down to the states to help me untire my womb.he gave me just water from his temple to drink and he also gave my husband some thing to rub befor we made love. i am very greatful to him . if your out there and still finding it difficult to get pregnant or when you get pregnant it doesnt stay contact him i assure you its going to be very alright with you. contact info, EMAIL:Holyspellcast@yahoo.com TELEPHONE:+2348039456308.

2:10PM PDT on May 28, 2015

All i can say is a thank you to Dr OGUMEN for making me and my family a happy home, i have been married for 2 years without a child and i had 4 miscarriage within this time, i saw a post that says contact Dr OGUMEN for Infertility help, so i did, after he cast a pregnancy spell on me i get pregnant few weeks later after having sex with my partner as instructed by Dr OGUMEN, and i am 7 months pregnant now without any complications and i will share another post here after my delivering and i will also give out my personal info, watch out for my next post, so i decide to drop this here for any body going through infertility problem to contact Dr OGUMEN on ogumensolutioncenter@yahoo.com
and you will be happy you did, contact him for any problem you are having i believed he will help out

4:06PM PST on Dec 20, 2014

Me and my wife have been trying for a baby for the last 5 years now and we have had no luck. she don't have a regular cycle so it is hard for me to tell when she is ovulating or not, but we always have sex at least 2 times a week, sometimes more. I know it can take up to a year to conceive but everyone i know who have had a baby have conceived within 2-3 months of trying and it is really getting to me and my wife had a fertility test about a year ago and her womb were fine. I'm thinking it could be a problem with me but I've never had any symptoms of any problems. My partner does smoke and have the occasional drink, and i used to smoke and also have the occasional drink. i know she is slightly overweight but that shouldn't affect our chances too much,one faithful day my friend told me to contact a spell caster that help her aunt , then i contact the man on this email: fiokporspiritualtemple@gmail.com , after few weeks the doctor confirm that she is pregnant thank you DR Fiokpor for helping us get a baby.

4:06PM PST on Dec 20, 2014

Me and my wife have been trying for a baby for the last 5 years now and we have had no luck. she don't have a regular cycle so it is hard for me to tell when she is ovulating or not, but we always have sex at least 2 times a week, sometimes more. I know it can take up to a year to conceive but everyone i know who have had a baby have conceived within 2-3 months of trying and it is really getting to me and my wife had a fertility test about a year ago and her womb were fine. I'm thinking it could be a problem with me but I've never had any symptoms of any problems. My partner does smoke and have the occasional drink, and i used to smoke and also have the occasional drink. i know she is slightly overweight but that shouldn't affect our chances too much,one faithful day my friend told me to contact a spell caster that help her aunt , then i contact the man on this email: fiokporspiritualtemple@gmail.com , after few weeks the doctor confirm that she is pregnant thank you DR Fiokpor for helping us get a baby.

7:38PM PDT on Sep 16, 2014

Good evening every one !!!

My name is Elizabeth am from USA I live... I have been married for over 5years and no issue(baby) to show for it, I and my husband have gone to different places for help for me to get pregnant, but all our efforts where fruitless. My husband became tired of me and started accusing me of the cause of our problem. I tried to make him believe that I don’t know why I cannot get pregnant. But as a man he pays deaf ears to my words. It came to a time .when he gave me an ultimatum to leave his house. I became more crazy and restless. I search for help including where there is no help. My husband finally sent me packing after 5years of our marriage. when I was in my parents’ house I was still searching for a solution until I met an old school friend whom gave me the contact of this spell caster Dr Oyekpen, she said he saved her marriage too. I contacted him for help. He told me that it is never too late that I will need get pregnant asap. After the spell is done 2weeks latter my mezz was no more coming out and i went for check the doctor said am 3months pregnant and i was surprise then i called my husband and now am now happily with my family with two kits, All thanks to Dr Oyekpen my dream have finally come through Dr Ojuku regard contact him here for you pregnancy relationship problem at via email address :{ droyekpenspelltemple@outlook.com }: or contact him on mobile phone ( +2348102386568) contact him and you shall testify!
All thanks goes

3:03AM PST on Feb 23, 2012

If it will never happen for us, adoption is on the table :), so many homeless children in this world...

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