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Corona - Are pregnant women more at risk?

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The Coronavirus pandemic has left everyone worried, more so if you are pregnant or have someone in the family who is pregnant. How worried should you be? What precautions should you take at this time? Love Matters answers the most Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on Coronavirus and its effect on pregnant women.

How to get pregnant: tips for men and women

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Trying to conceive? How can you increase your chances of getting pregnant? Here are some top tips for both men and women.

When to have sex to get pregnant

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If you are trying to conceive, you might be aware about the term ovulation. It is THAT time of the month when the females are most fertile. Having sex at this time of the female’s mentrual cycle can lead to pregnancy. Let’s find out what is the best way to check if you are ovulating.

How does pregnancy happen?

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‘Have you ever wondered how pregnancy happens? Dr. Kumar asked Amit. He looked at Shreya for answers. If you too are unclear about how pregnancy happens or looking for information on early signs of pregnancy or how to avoid pregnancy, read on!

She lost her life after unsafe abortion

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She did what many women before her have done, attempting a dangerous method to terminate her pregnancy at home. This never would have happened if abortion were legal in her country. Love Matters brings you the story of Elizabeth of Argentina but really she could be from anywhere around the world.

Will it be tough to conceive if I marry late?

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Hi Aunty ji, I am 28 and my parents are putting pressure on me for marriage saying my ‘biological clock’ is ticking. Would it be tough for me to conceive if I marry late? Is it true? Namita, 28, Jageshwar.

Do all women want to have children?

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In almost all societies, and especially ours, having a child is almost a given if you are a woman. Motherhood ‘completes’ a woman, we have been told for centuries. However, does it really? We talked to five different women who decided to live a childfree life and why.

My husband wants a baby, I don’t: what should we do?

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Hi Auntyji, I have recently had two miscarriages. After being through much pain, I really do not want to have a child anymore. But my husband really wants one. I feel bad for not wanting to fulfill his desire. Gunjeet, 24, Jalandhar.