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megs209 posted:
I have been on birth control for like 7+ years and me and my fiance just recently started trying to concieve, its only been three months but no luck yet any ideas on what i should be doing to increase fertility?
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Joel Bernstien, MD responded:
A couple with no physical barriers to conceiving only has a 15% chance each month of getting pregnant. Likely, you are just very normal! If you are less than 35 years old and have normal periods, then keep on trying for about a year before testing is indicated. If you are over 35, then 6 months of TTC before seeking help is routine.


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