According to the Whelan Method, a technique named for author Elizabeth Whelan, the best time during a woman’s cycle to conceive a boy is four to six days prior to ovulation, notes Whelan based her techniqu... More »

Some ways to increase your chances of conceiving a girl include having intercourse a few days before ovulation and avoiding a diet high in salt and acid, says Parenting. However, the best way to conceive a girl is by usi... More »

Generally, during the second day of a woman's menstrual cycle, the egg released during ovulation is still maturing, explains Family Education from Pearson Education. This means it is highly unlikely a woman becomes pregn... More »

A woman with an average 28 day menstrual cycle is most likely to get pregnant between days 12 and 15 of her menstrual cycle according to WebMD. The exact number of days that ovulation occurs after a woman's period ends v... More » Health Women's Health Pregnancy

Maintaining awareness of a woman's ovulation cycle and having sex at the right time are the best ways to get pregnant faster, according to BootsWebMD. Most people under the age of 35 who are in good health and have unpro... More »

While breastfeeding can delay the return of a woman's ovulation and normal menstrual cycle, it is not considered to be a reliable method to prevent pregnancy, according the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. A... More » Health Women's Health Pregnancy

To determine when ovulation occurs, if your cycles are regular, subtract 14 days from the length of your cycle, according to Ovulation typically occurs on day 14 in a 28-day cycle. For irregular cycles, you ... More »