Trying to Conceive


"There are a few things that helped me take a little bit of the anxiety out of giving up control" ... Melody McCabe

Trying to relax while trying to conceive

I'm getting into the right frame of mind to give up the charting, to just "relax", while trying to fall pregnant. It’s just not up to me and thinking about it has gotten absolutely exhausting.

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Video: Baby timing

In the fifth episode of the Essential Baby/Elevit with Iodine ‘Conception Series’, we ask the question: is there really an ‘ideal’ time to have a baby?

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Video: The road to conception

In the sixth and final episode six of the Essential Baby/Elevit with Iodine ‘Conception Series’, we look at the difficulties that can come our way on our journey to parenthood.

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Free download: Elevit's Guide to Conceiving

Falling pregnant is one of the most exciting things that can happen to a couple. But sometimes the process can be difficult, so Elevit has created a guide to help you along the way.

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Video: Keeping the spark alive

In episode three of our 'Conception Series’, we look at maintaining relationships while you’re trying to fall pregnant.

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Video: Tracking your fertile times

If you’re trying to make the most of that small monthly window of opportunity to fall pregnant, it’s a great idea to learn how to keep track of your most fertile times.

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The ABC of TTC

As if trying to get pregnant isn't difficult enough, there is a whole language of acronyms out there to get your head around too. Let me (try) to explain.

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Shhh, we don't want to hear it

I've heard a lot of ‘advice’ as I try to fall pregnant, but honestly, I don't want to hear it. Here's what people like me would like to hear and experience instead.

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