Doctors Lounge - Reproductive Medicine AnswersBack to Reproductive Medicine Answers List
If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Doctors Lounge (www.doctorslounge.com) does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on the Site.
DISCLAIMER: The information provided on www.doctorslounge.com is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician. Please read our 'Terms and Conditions of Use' carefully before using this site.
Date of last update: 10/16/2017.
Forum Name: Fertility
|aoifejp - Thu Sep 10, 2009 3:27 pm||
I had a baby 9 mths ago. For the past 4 mths we have been trying unsuccessfully to conceive, i even used an ovulation predictor kit last mth and had sex each day both running up to and after ovulation. For the last 4 mths every second menstrual cycle has been 26 days long, the rest of the time i am 28 days. I had quite a hard birth with my first baby,( who was conceived in our first mth of trying), could this effect mychances of conceiving again. Maybe i am just over anxious. We seem to be doing everything right but still cant conceive, could there be something wrong
|Debbie Miller, RN - Mon Nov 02, 2009 8:20 pm||
The birth experience would not affect your chances of conception now. But, your body sometimes knows what is needed and becoming pregnant prior to a year postpartum is not ideal for your health so perhaps patience is what is needed while your body recovers fully from childbirth and ovulation regulates itself.
|| Check a doctor's response to similar questions|
Are you a Doctor, Pharmacist, PA or a Nurse?
Join the Doctors Lounge online medical community
Editorial activities: Publish, peer review, edit online articles.
Ask a Doctor Teams: Respond to patient questions and discuss challenging presentations with other members.