I want to be a mom

You decided, you think it’s the right time, and you’re going to take the step: you want to be a mother. Now you’ll need all kinds of information: calculating your fertile days, measures to take before conception, the signs you might be pregnant… Let us join you in this time full of uncertainty and hope.

Why Can’t I Get Pregnant?

When trying to conceive, it’s important to be patient. However, some women start to worry early on when they’re not able to get pregnant and don’t the reasons why. In this article, we’ll explain some of the things that might…

Is Motherhood Contagious?

There are a number of hypotheses that circulate among the general public about motherhood and its psychological effects on women. One of the theories that drives our ideas of motherhood is the notion of maternal instinct. There is also a…

What Is Hysterosalpingography (HSG)?

Hysterosalpingography (HSG) is a procedure used to determine the fertility of women who want to become pregnant. Since this test isn’t well-known, many patients tend to have a lot of questions and concerns at the beginning of their fertility treatments.…

How to Lower High Prolactin Levels

High prolactin levels can affect your fertility. Usually, the causes of this increase are unknown. This hormonal alteration can be very troublesome but, luckily, with timely and proper treatment, you can avoid its complications and continue your plans of getting…

5 Natural Birth Control Methods

Natural birth control methods are ways of preventing pregnancy by studying the cycle of ovulation. This way you can avoid barrier methods or ingesting hormones. This type of family planning was the only method available until hormonal and barrier methods of birth…

Habits that Cause Infertility in Men

When a couple decides to have a child and then goes several months without getting pregnant, it’s common for the woman to feel she’s “responsible.” However, it’s worth learning about certain habits that cause infertility in men so they can…

4 Home Pregnancy Tests

Today, we have pregnancy tests that guarantee a very high percentage of accuracy. We have many options when it comes to pregnancy tests. But how did our ancestors find out they were pregnant? Beyond the absences or delays in the…