Maximizing Your Fertility

Boost your fertility to increase your chances of having a baby. Check out our fertility calculator to determine when you're ovulating. Also, visit our related Ovulation section to learn even more about fertility and gain a better understanding of which days of the month are your most fertile. Finally, don't forget to take our quizzes, and grab some cool apps!

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Can Birth Control Pills Cause Infertility?
While birth control pills don't affect your fertility, they play an important role in your menstrual cycle. Here's what you need to know before trying to conceive.
Does Melatonin Affect Fertility?
Millions of individuals have trouble sleeping, but is melatonin safe—particularly for those trying to conceive? Here's everything we know about melatonin and fertility.
Beauty Maven Dulce Candy on Her Fertility Journey: 'After 9 Years of Trying, I Decided to Give IVF a Shot'
After almost a decade of trying to conceive, I decided to give IVF a shot—and share my story with the world.
How to Financially Prepare to Freeze Your Eggs
Freezing your eggs is expensive—but it's an investment that can give you time and preserve your fertility. Here is what you need to know about affording treatment, according to experts.
The Glamorization of Twin Pregnancies Is Real—But at What Cost?
Celebrities and regular folks alike idealize having twins—especially boy/girl sets—but we need to address the very real health, financial, and ethical implications that are tied up in this glamorization.
5 Ways to Support Someone Who's Freezing Their Eggs
If you're looking for ways to be more supportive but don't know where to start, these tips from those with firsthand insight and experience can help.

More Maximizing Your Fertility

Popular Fertility App Shared Data Without User Consent And Here's Why That Matters
A nonprofit watchdog found the fertility app Premom was sharing sensitive information with third party entities without letting its users know. Experts explain why that's a cause for concern.
What Is Embryo Freezing Really Like?
Freezing an embryo, or a fertilized egg, lets you have children later in life. Here's what you need to know about the process.
How Medications Affect His Sperm Count

Certain medicines can lower your guy's sperm count or quality, affecting the chances of his getting you pregnant. Here's what you both need to know when you're trying to conceive.