This is a place I never thought I would get to - second tri!
These days many women are getting pregnant in their 40s and this is my story of being pregnant at the age of 45.
As a woman over 40 I have decided that my next step is to try IVF with donor eggs. Here I give a rundown of how it all works and what happens to me in my cycle.
If you don't want to get pregnant and you need to know the times when you are not fertile then this will give you that information. However, you should not rely on this as contraception and you will also not be...
So you have been trying to get pregnant but so far it hasn't worked. If you are wondering what you are doing wrong then the answer is probably nothing, but check out this article for more information if you can't get...
If you are trying to get pregnant then there is a wealth of information on things that might be able to help you. In particular if you are aiming to be an older mother then there are articles aimed at the over 40's....
If you can order your pregnancy tests in advance then you can buy them a lot cheaper than you can find them in the shops. Check out some options here and be prepared!
A chemical pregnancy is effectively a very early miscarriage. It can affect people in different ways and for some people they may not even notice that it has happened...
In order to get pregnant you need to ovulate, but how can you know if you ovulated? There are a couple of ways to make sure and other ways that will be an indication of ovulation but not a certainty.
Deciding to have a child late in life can be difficult so here I discuss what are the chances of getting pregnant at 44. I did succeed myself but this was after lots of investigation and research.
Waiting to ovulate after a miscarriage can be very frustrating as you just want your body to return to normal quickly. For some people ovulation after a miscarriage happens straight away but for others it takes a little...
Telling people when you are pregnant is a very personal decision and you may want to tell people at different times. Society seems to dictate to us when is right but there are reasons not to take notice of what is...
I recently suffered a blighted ovum which led to a miscarriage and wanted to share information about what I learned here.
If you are not having any pregnancy symptoms don't panic, this is not a sign of miscarriage. Many people have symptom free pregnancies or the symptoms just turn up later.
After 10 months of trying I am pregnant with my first child at the age of 44.
If you think you may be pregnant but you are not sure if it is too early to test then check out this information which should help you decide if it is too early to take a pregnancy test or not.
There are a number of supplements that you can take to help to improve the quality of your eggs. Some research has been carried out that shows some of these supplements can be beneficial so if you are struggling to...
If you are wondering 'When Will I Ovulate?' then there are a number of ways that you can tell from your body when ovulation will occur. If you know this then you will have a better chance of conceiving.
If you want a quick and easy way to test both male and female fertility then you can get home fertility test kits which may give you some answers as to how fertile you are.
During the two week wait it is difficult not to obsess over pregnancy symptoms, but which ones are real and which ones should we ignore?
How can I get pregnant? There are a number of things that you can do to help your chances when you are trying to conceive. Some reasons you are not conceiving may be medical but if you are just trying and need a little...
How much folic acid should we take and how much is too much? How much will we get from food as well as from a supplement and what is the maximum recommendation?
Did you know that there are certain things men should and shouldn't do when trying for a baby? Here I divulge the information I found out about men and pregnancy.
In my attempts to get pregnant at 43 I checked out the stats of my facebook friends to see what the chances might be.
Having looked into the subject of getting pregnant over 40, one of the biggest questions was about being pregnant at 47, this article is about my findings on that.
Are you trying to get pregnant at age 43? This article is based on the writers investigations as she tries herself for her first pregnancy.
I am 43 and trying for my first baby. This is the start of my story in trying to conceive over 40.