Am I Pregnant
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Perimenopause Keeps Making Me Think I’m Pregnant

Back when I was trying to conceive, I constantly scanned my body for signs of early pregnancy. Was I more tired than usual. Moody? Were my breasts tender or swollen, and could my husband double check to make sure? Did cramps mean there was a party starting in my uterus? And most importantly, was my […]

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When Does Implantation Occur?

If you’re trying to conceive, you’re probably wondering, When does implantation occur? and How many days after implantation can I test? Here’s the deal: Once a fertilized embryo implants in the uterine lining, woo-hoo, you’re pregnant, but exactly when does implantation occur? It happens during that torturous two-week wait between ovulation and your next (hopefully missed) period. […]

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How Does The Implantation Process Work?

While you may feel fairly confident that you know all there is to know about baby-making, there are cool things that happen after sperm meets egg, like implantation. In fact, for some women trying to conceive, implantation bleeding can be the earliest indication that you’ve got a bun in the oven, so it’s worth knowing […]