Getting Pregnant

If you're thinking of getting pregnant - or already trying to conceive - you're in the right place. Here you'll learn about ovulation and fertility, the role of genetics in pregnancy, and the importance of healthy living pre-pregnancy. We also get into questions of infertility, and how age affects pregnancy.

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Popular Fertility App Shared Data Without User Consent And Here's Why That Matters

A nonprofit watchdog found the fertility app Premom was sharing sensitive information with third party entities without letting its users know. Experts explain why that's a cause for concern.

Mariah Carey's Pregnancy 'Test' on 'Ellen' Is Exactly Why No One Should Ask If Someone Is Pregnant

Mariah Carey recently reflected on an uncomfortable 'Ellen' interview, during which she was pressured to take a drink of alcohol to clear up pregnancy rumors. So many of us have been pressured like this by friends and otherwise—and it needs to be canceled.

Understanding Uterus Transplants and Infertility

Dozens of babies have been born following a uterus transplant. Meet a mom who had one and learn how this procedure is bringing more hope to infertility.

The Secret Shame and Isolation That Comes With IVF is Real, Here's How to Get Through It

IVF is already an isolating experience. Add on the coronavirus pandemic and it becomes even more challenging. But experts explain how to find some comfort during your fertility journey.

5 Things You Can Do For Your Fertility During the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many people to hit the brakes on their family planning. Here's what experts say you can do right now to invest in and prepare for a future pregnancy.

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7 Wacky Ways to (Possibly) Get Pregnant Faster

If you're trying to get pregnant, we know you're likely up to try just about anything that may help. But before you test any of these trending fertility-boosting tales (from eating pineapple to eating parasitic worms—yes, really), see what experts have to say.