10 Tips for Optimal Conception


Have sex the "old-fashioned" way

Those missionaries had a lot of kids! Anything that helps gravity direct your partner's semen toward your uterus — man on top, doggy style, side-by-side — is okay, says Christopher D. Williams, MD, author of The Fastest Way to Get Pregnant Naturally (Hyperion, 2001). Avoid woman on top, standing, or leaning positions, which discourage the flow of semen to the uterus.

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