Get Pregnant Faster With These 7 Tools

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For women trying to conceive, knowing their bodies' natural rhythm is usually the best place to start. "Simply learning about the monthly cycle and when the optimal time for conception is -- usually between day 8 and 14 of the cycle -- can greatly improve the chances of getting pregnant," explains Jennifer Mayer, certified holistic health coach, birth doula, and co-founder of Baby Caravan in New York. At the same time, having the right tools at one's fingertips can help in truly determining the most fertile time of one's monthly cycle.


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For those who have no other medical complications, aside from knowing when to conceive, there might be some tricks of the trade to tell you when you're ovulating. 

From wearing the right color underwear so you can best notice cervical mucus, to taking special vitamins to enhance your chances of conceiving, there are definitely ways to game the system. 

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So check the calendar, by a new pair of underwear, be calm, and don't stress it! The baby business is a fickle beast to manage, but these tricks just might help get things done. Here, seven essentials that a woman should have on hand when trying to conceive ...

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