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Your maternal instincts have kicked in and you are planning to start a family. In looking forward you have thought of everything from due dates to midwives, from names to parenting magazines; but have you thought about your body’s need to prepare for the best possible conception?
Establishing good nutrition and health not only supports your chances of healthy conception, but also means that you are set up for continued healthy habits for a healthy pregnancy and baby.
Having a child is almost certainly the biggest responsibility you will face. They turn your life (and house!) upside down and all of a sudden you have a small life whose existence depends on you.
Dr Shettles claims that his method of gender selection has a success rate of up to 85 per cent. Here are his recommendations for choosing your baby's sex.
Women will be urged to work out a reproductive life plan from the age of 25 to prevent the agony of not being able to have children.
Now is a great time to fact-find and get chatting to other mums about their experiences.
Having a child today as compared to having children 20 years ago is quite different. These days we can make a conscious choice about whether or not to have children, and we can also choose when we will have them.
There are some pretty important basics that you should be aware of if you want to successfully conceive.
Make an appointment to visit your GP to discuss getting pregnant, particularly if you have any pre-existing medical conditions.
Make an appointment to see your doctor to discuss whether any medications you are taking could cause problems with conception.
Alcohol can damage both the sperm and ovum prior to conception, so consideration should be given to both you and your partner's alcohol intake if you are trying to conceive.