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What to do when you can't get pregnant

Before Pregnancy
You've been trying to get pregnant for a while, and now you are starting to panic. Something may be wrong. While this is very common, it can be really scary.

All in good time

Before Pregnancy
We look around and see people taking the next step in their adult lives – getting married and having children. But when are we ready to do the same? And how do we fight the pressure?

In-vitro fertilisation: top facts

Before Pregnancy
For couples who can’t get pregnant, turning to doctors for help to have a baby using IVF (in-vitro fertilisation) is often the last hope.

Did my abortion make me infertile?

Before Pregnancy
I had an abortion three years ago and I have been trying to get pregnant for a little while but have not been successful.

So worried I'm pregnant!

Before Pregnancy
I recently had sex with my boyfriend; it was his first time. It was without a condom but I have the Mirena coil. Should I be worried about getting pregnant?

Considering a baby? Read this!

Before Pregnancy
Here’s a relatively unsurprising fact: if you’re doing adult things, like having sex, there might be adult consequences – like contracting an STD or getting pregnant.

Female fertility: top five myths busted

Before Pregnancy
Women have been giving birth for millions of years, yet myths about their fertility still abound. Some of it’s legend, some distorted science, and some plain nonsense. Let Love Matters help you!

Getting pregnant: dos and don'ts

Before Pregnancy
Trying to get pregnant can be a super-exciting time for a couple. Sex feels really special when you know it could be the start of a new life. But if things don’t happen like they're supposed to, it can turn into a nightmare.