8 Things Every Couple Should Know About Pregnancy

It will save you from going to the doctor.

8 Things Every Couple Should Know About Pregnancy
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Some movies have shown us that getting pregnant is just a matter of one time make out and sex, but in actual, it's really tricky. It is not always that you go in the bed with your partner and turn out to be pregnant a few months later. In fact, it's just opposite!

However for some, becoming pregnant might be light years away but being informed does not require any particular time.

We generally search for articles on how not to get pregnant but if you see on the other side of it, becoming pregnant requires greater knowledge, preparation, and precautions as well. We look for the particular days of orgasm and ovulation but this is not all.

Although we already know about the ingredients which help us in getting pregnant faster, there's a lot you have been missing to know about getting pregnant.

Let's find out.

1. You should be sober before trying

1. You should be sober before trying

Getting high can lower your partner's sperm count. Plus, ladies should take care of it in particular during the initial stages of pregnancy since it is the time when the baby's spinal cord and heart begin to develop.

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2. You need to take prenatal vitamins before getting pregnant

2. You need to take prenatal vitamins before getting pregnant
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Prenatal vitamins contain about 400 micrograms of folic acid, a nutrient that humans need during first four weeks of life in order to prevent birth defects. It is because most home pregnancy tests fail to detect until the fetus is five or six weeks developed, so it's super important to take a daily dose of folic acid.

No evidence to prove that certain sex positions will assist you better in getting pregnant

No evidence to prove that certain sex positions will assist you better in getting pregnant
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For the record, only vaginal penetration can get you pregnant and certain sex positions which involve oral, anal and non-penetrative sex stand a chance to reduce the scope.

4. It takes about six months of trying to get pregnant.

4. It takes about six months of trying to get pregnant.
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It is because you need to schedule sex to coincide with the ovulation cycle to get pregnant faster. The best time to have sex is from two to three days before your ovulation.

5. Stress can prevent you in getting pregnant

5. Stress can prevent you in getting pregnant
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Experts have no clue of how and why but they suggest couples going under stress, to take a vacation and relax before trying it again.

6. Abnormal body weight can be deterrent.

6. Abnormal body weight can be deterrent.
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Excess weight can mess up with your fertility: It can disturb your levels of insulin.

Being underweight can prohibit ovulation: If you have low BMI, there's a possibility of you having low estrogen levels. 

7. Excess body hair growth can also be a barrier.

7. Excess body hair growth can also be a barrier.
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If you are a victim of excess body hair growth, do not neglect it because it could be a symptom of polycystic ovarian syndrome, a hormonal disorder that disturbs your period.

8. You can even get pregnant while you are breastfeeding

8. You can even get pregnant while you are breastfeeding
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When you breastfeed, your body releases loads of prolactin which is a milk-inducing hormone. It temporarily shuts your period. But you need to know that your ovaries can still release an egg.

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