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19 Mar 2007

We want a baby asap
Please can you advise me as too what is the best time to have intercourse to fall preganent? what type of food should we eat?
we both dont drink and smoke.

your assistance would be much appreciated.

be blessed
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Vanz

The answer is extremely complex and depends on the length of the menstrual cycle. In a regular 28-day cycle ovulation commonly occurs on day 14. Hence the most fertile phase would be between day 12 and day 16 of that particular cycle. However, where the cycle length is erratic or longer or shorter than 28 days the fertile period has to be adjusted accordingly. Furthermore, a healthy lifestyle and diet is always good when planning a pregnancy.
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