How can we improve our chances to get pregnant?
Practical information and lifestyle tips to enhance chances of getting pregnant
Timing it right
You probably know that the best time to conceive is during the “fertile window” – that is, during the 6-day interval ending on the day of ovulation.1 But for some couples, the need to ‘schedule’ intercourse on a particular day or hour adds stress and accurately predicting ovulation can be a challenge. There is a more relaxed approach that may increase your chances of getting pregnant. Simply increase the frequency of intercourse beginning soon after cessation of menses if the female partner is having regular menstrual cycles.
|Frequent intercourse (every 1 to 2 days) yields the highest pregnancy rates, but results achieved with less frequent intercourse (two to three times per week) are nearly equivalent.1|