pregnant in your 40s

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6 Ways to Improve Your Chances of Pregnancy After 40

Here, you’ll find tips for getting pregnant in your 40s plus inspiration from a 51 year old woman who is enjoying a healthy pregnancy! Yes, she is rare…but she shows what’s possible. If you want to have a baby, you’re a woman over 40, and you’re considering in vitro fertilization (IVF), you’ll be inspired by Mary Beth’s story… “I woke up […]

10 Things That Help You Get Pregnant

These tips help with getting pregnant by increasing your chances of conceiving a baby. They’re inspired by the Parable of the Two Wolves – which reveals the number one thing that will help you get pregnant. The Clearblue Fertility Monitor isn’t a tip for getting pregnant from the parable, but it will tell you when your fertility is low, high, […]

Discouraged Because You Can’t Get Pregnant?

These tips on how to stay hopeful when you’re discouraged because you can’t get pregnant are inspired by the Parable of the Zen Farmer. It’s so discouraging to keep getting your period every month, so heartbreaking to ride the roller coaster of hope and disappointment. I don’t know if you’re eating foods for fertility, but  – which you should be […]

Bowen Therapy for Fertility

When interviewing health practitioners for an article for alive magazine, I gathered information about Bowen Therapy for fertility. Here’s how The Bowen Technique helps women get pregnant. If you’re trying to conceive, this may be the natural health modality for you! Yoga & Meditation for Fertility DVD from Kat Atkinson Yoga is a healthy, natural way to increase your fertility. It’s not Bowen […]

15 Things You Need to Know About Pregnancy After 40

Here’s a summary of the most important things you need to know about pregnancy after 40, mostly from the University of Maryland Medical Center. Since this list isn’t full of good news for women who want to get pregnant after age 40, we’ll start with a resource to help women get pregnant naturally, plus words of hope from the British […]

10 Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy From a Nurse Midwife

A certified nurse midwife offers 10 most important tips for a healthy pregnancy, ranging from the best foods to eat for your developing baby to the reasons to have regular sex during pregnancy. If you’re not a glowing and ecstatic pregnant woman, you’re not alone! Pregnancy triggers an eruption of hormones that alters moods dramatically and quickly. Most women need […]