Babymaking 101

What Not To Do During Implantation

Is there anything you can do during the two-week wait to prevent implantation? We looked into some of the most common things that women worry about during very early pregnancy and reveal whether there is any genuine cause for concern. Can Exercise Prevent Implantation? Some women worry that exercising during the two-week wait might somehow jostle the egg [...]

What Every Woman Should Know About Her Luteal Phase

The luteal phase is the second half of your cycle, beginning after ovulation and ending when you get your next period. It's something most women don't pay much attention to unless they're having trouble getting pregnant (a short luteal phase is associated with difficulty conceiving and early pregnancy loss). But the luteal phase is an important [...]

The One Ovulation Sign You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

If you've been tracking ovulation signs like temperature and cervical mucus, you may be surprised to learn that there's another ovulation sign that no one ever talks about: the inguinal lymph node. The inguinal-what? Lymph nodes are small, bean-shaped glands throughout the body. They are part of the lymph system, which carries fluid, nutrients, and [...]