Getting Pregnant…Again

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Are you struggling to conceive this time around? Time and time again our Fit 4 Two alumni tell us how although they got pregnant quickly the first time, it just doesn’t seem to happen as easily the second time around.

I am NOT a fertility expert so can only share my own personal experience. With our first child I became pregnant the first cycle. I was 29 years-old. With our second, 2 years later, it took 6 cycles. While I realize that 6 cycles is normal, it did not feel normal to me at the time. So why do I think it took longer the second time? I have always attributed it to the stress and fatigue of being new parents.

Craving a more scientific answer I decided to interview Dr. Ken Seethram, MD, FRCSC, FACOG from the Pacific Centre for Reproductive Medicine (PCRM) and Dr. Spence Pentland Dr. TCM, FABORM from Yinstill Reproductive Wellness. While one is a western medical doctor and the other is a doctor of traditional Chinese medicine, their responses were complimentary. In fact after further investigation, I found out that they sometimes work together…

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