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2 Bumps

my friend has been trying to have a baby...

for over a year and half now...she was pregnant once(misscarriage) almost 2 year ago...and now she cant. she has been trying but no luck..she went to doc. and he said that she was okay. what could she do to help her be more fertile....if n e way possible thanks

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Asked by leAnn21 at 8:10 PM on Aug. 10, 2010 in Trying to Conceive

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  • if the doc said she is ok it might be the guy did he get checked out

    Answer by cnoble927 at 8:11 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • i never took birthcontrol and wasn't very smart in relationships..i got pregnant once when i was 18 and had a miscarriage..when i got married and we decided we wanted to have a baby before he left for afghanistan i was worried that it wouldnt happen in the short time i wanted it to so i ordered something called fertility blend for women and i took it for about a month and then found out i was pregnant. I'm only 23 so it just could have been a coincidence or fate (whatever you want to call it) but its worth a shot and it only cost like 30 bucks i think.

    Answer by xOnickixO at 8:18 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • how did he determine she was ok? Did he do a HSG to look for malformations in her uterus? Did he check her for blood clotting disorders? Autoimmune issues? How about her insulin levels? If she did not have good extensive workup, then she needs to go se an RE for a second option. That doesn't mean she automatically needs expensive fertility treatments, but the RE will be able to order the right tests to see if there is an underlying medical condition causing her not to be able to get pregnant, and insurance companies will cover medical testing for conditions that can cause infertiltity

    Answer by karamille at 8:22 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • if she is overweight she should go on a diet . I know a couple ladys that had a baby after they did

    Answer by valkay at 8:25 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • She needs to have her husband checked out as well. Then they can be reffered to a fertility specialist to help them.

    Answer by Mommy_0f_many at 8:21 AM on Aug. 11, 2010

  • Have her read Taking Charge of Your Fertility.

    Answer by coder_chick at 9:39 AM on Aug. 11, 2010

  • 1. have hubby checked 2. get tcof book( what coder said) and 3. try clomid. if done right and together you can be prego in now time and just relax dont let it take over your life. i did all and got prego on the 1st round of clomid. i have my baby next month so happy. good luck

    Answer by mrs.rucker943 at 4:00 PM on Aug. 11, 2010

  • oh and your weight dont effect you when try but it dont hurt to loose it to be healthy. i was over weight when i start ttc and did start to eat healthy but didnt lose weight til i was prego.

    Answer by mrs.rucker943 at 4:03 PM on Aug. 11, 2010

  • I tracked my ovulation using a basal thermometer and the tools on
    if she's healthy then the timing of intercourse might just be off... also agree that the guy needs to be checked out too

    Answer by elizabiza at 10:54 PM on Aug. 11, 2010

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