Getting Pregnant

From getting pregnant to early signs of pregnancy, trying to conceive can be a confusing time for you and your partner. Our Gurgle experts are here to help with advice about fertility food, health, IVF treatments and the best sex positions to try. Plus, use our ovulation calendar to find out when you are most fertile.

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UK's first miscarriage research centre

The UK’s first miscarriage research centre is being set up by Tommy’s to research why miscarriages happen
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Is this the most accurate fertility app?

This fertility app is apparently as effective as the pill - so what about when it comes to conception?
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Stem cell banking explained

We explore the pros and cons of stem cell banking
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Making conception fun

Going at it like rabbits but still no bunny in the oven? Don't lose your sense of humour
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Lab-grown sperm could help treat infertility

A new breakthrough could take us one step closer to growing sperm in a lab and treating male infertility
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Hair dye pulled from shelves

A hair dye has been removed from supermarkets after claims it can harm a woman’s fertility and unborn children
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Ten ways to tell you are ovulating

Your body goes through many changes whilst ovulating, so here's our ten step guide to tell you are about to...
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New fertilisation device for IVF

A private fertility clinic is offering a new form of IVF treatment, which they hope will mean healthier pregnancies
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Get busy - it's Nookie Friday

Today is the most fertile day of the year – will you be celebrating National Conception Day?
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The £65 fertility test

An affordable new test could check your fertility – would you base such an important life decision on it?
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What affects your fertility?

It's a topic constantly in the news, but what actually does affect your fertility? Find out from the specialist
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Video: Expecting Life

Fertility is constantly in the news – but too rarely we hear the human stories behind the statistics
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The IVF postcode lottery

Could more women access IVF treatment on the NHS if a national tariff was introduced?
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IVF success rates could rocket

Hopeful mums undergoing IVF could face an 80 per cent success rate as soon as next year
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Is stress hereditary?

Research has found a link between male stress and their children’s own reaction to pressure
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Win a Bailey Crib & Mattress Bundle from Izziwotnot

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Win a luxury weekend in Portugal’s Algarve

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Two baby bundles to win worth £975

This month, we’re offering one lucky reader plus a runner-up the chance to take home their own baby bundle