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How much sex when ttc?!
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Posted 22 November 2012 - 10:44 AM
This is a totally inappropriate question which is why I'm asking here, in the "anonymity" of EB!
When we conceived DS I had been charting & knew when I ovulated etc. We had sex 2 days before, 1 day before, day of & day after ovulation. We fell pregnant first month.
We are now just starting to ttc #2 but I'm no where near as committed & we aren't charting or tracking anything. I know roughly when I will ovulate (regular cycles & I get o pain on the day of). We were thinking we'd just have sex whenever but try to at least do it within 2 days of o, so maybe every second day around o or something?
How often do other people who are ttc have sex?!
Posted 22 November 2012 - 10:51 AM
We did the deed every second day on the week leading up to and after O. I had a rough idea of when I was O'ing but was not charting.
Posted 22 November 2012 - 10:58 AM
Both this baby and my DS were "one hit wonders".
I wasn't tracking with DS but with this baby we DTD the day before the first positive OPK (I used to get 4-5 days of positive OPKs).
I've heard the most important times to DTD is the days leading up to and including ovulation.
Posted 22 November 2012 - 11:03 AM
just whenever! it takes out the stress of 'we must do it on x and y days'
Posted 22 November 2012 - 11:05 AM
We went for it like rabbits. Which sort of balances out what's happened since conception...
Ramping it up "around" ovulation is probably a good idea.
Posted 22 November 2012 - 02:31 PM
My fertility specialist says start on day 10 and go every second day for 10 days.
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