Fertility Challenges While Trying to Conceive
We understand that getting pregnant is very personal and can be challenging. Make you Ready! is not developed for women who are experiencing infertility and may require medical assistance. If you have tried for more than one year without success, you should consult a fertility specialist, however, if you are over 35, you should wait only 6 months. In addition, remember, it takes two to tango. If you have been trying for 6 months and are not getting pregnant, ensure your partner is tested as well. See the article from the NYtimes here.
There are many support groups to help you during this time. While there may be some physical issues preventing you from conceiving quickly, the emotional and psychological impact is very powerful. Remember to take time for yourself and relax. Getting pregnant is the most fun part of it all and it can get lost on the ovulation calculators and calendars, etc. This causes stress in our body and eliminates the “natural” element of sex.
There are supplements you can take to address many of the issues.