Ovulation Articles

Quick Tip: Can You Get a Positive OPK and Not Ovulate?

Quick Tip: Can You Get a Positive OPK and Not Ovulate?

After days of testing, you finally got your positive OPK. But does this really mean you'll ovulate in the next 12-36 hours?⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ First, ask yourself the following questions:⁣⁣ Was your OPK really positive? The test line should be as dark, or DARKER than the control line. As you probably know, OPKs...

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Quick Tip: What Your Cervix can Tell You About the Fertile Window

Quick Tip: What Your Cervix can Tell You About the Fertile Window

Have you ever tried using your cervical position to track ovulation?⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣ If you’re planning on having babies, you better get comfortable talking about your cervix. That's because the cervix will become one of the most talked-about things right before being ready to give birth. The cervix will...

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Quick Tip: How Your Heart Rate Monitor Can Help You Get Pregnant

Quick Tip: How Your Heart Rate Monitor Can Help You Get Pregnant

Can Your Heart Rate Predict Ovulation? Predicting your fertile window is pretty much one of the easiest things you can do to increase your chances of getting pregnant. ⁣⁣⁣ ⁣⁣⁣ I'm sure you're familiar with using ovulation predictor kits (OPKs) or your cervical mucus to predict ovulation, and...

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Quick Tip: Can You Ovulate Twice In One Cycle?

Quick Tip: Can You Ovulate Twice In One Cycle?

Ovulating multiple eggs at once? Yes! Ovulating twice in one cycle? Nope! ⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣We're not talking about ovulating multiple eggs at once. Fraternal twins are all the proof you need for that ;)⁣. ⁣⁣We're talking about ovulating on a certain day in your cycle, and ovulating AGAIN a couple of days...

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Quick Tip: This is What a Positive OPK Looks Like

Quick Tip: This is What a Positive OPK Looks Like

OPKs can be confusing... but they don't have to be! OPKs measure the hormone called LH which is always present in our bodies. That means that you'll always see a bit of a line regardless of when you test. But right before ovulation, your LH levels start to surge. It's the final step needed for the...

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Quick Tip: The Average Day of Ovulation Is…

Quick Tip: The Average Day of Ovulation Is…

Most women think the average day of ovulation is 14 days after the start of your cycle. But that would be wrong! Days until ovulation is probably a lot longer than you think! A recent study of over 100,000 women (and >600,000 cycles tracked) showed that the average number of days until...

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