fertile period

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Noun1.fertile period - the time in the menstrual cycle when fertilization is most likely to be possible (7 days before to 7 days after ovulation)
menstrual cycle - a recurring cycle (beginning at menarche and ending at menopause) in which the endometrial lining of the uterus prepares for pregnancy; if pregnancy does not occur the lining is shed at menstruation; "the average menstrual cycle is 28 days"
phase, stage - any distinct time period in a sequence of events; "we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected"
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"In order to identify the fertile period, it is important to track other measures such as basal body temperature as cycle dates alone are not informative."
"Women are living longer than before and it's quite possible they will spend longer in menopause than their fertile period. We are empowering women to take control of their own health."
The prevailing years have proved a fertile period for the artist; creating many new works, including those for the upcoming exhibition, and building a new studio in the picturesque Yorkshire Dales.
"It's likely that three eggs ovulated and were fertilised at the same time during her fertile period which resulted in three embryos," he added.
The most fertile period for a woman would be between the ages of 15 and 25 and, therefore, it shouldn't surprise us if many girls and women in that age group became pregnant.
The next thing is for the doctor to calculate the moment in your wife's menstrual cycle when she will most likely be able to get pregnant (Fertile Period).
Previous analyses indicated that the main reason for low fertility is a lack of interest for having the third child, and that the fertile period of women should be longer than ten years, and that 105,000 babies per year should be born (Durdev 2004, p.
An intriguing question is whether the most fertile period for student research may have been in the earliest years of the organization of Sociology/Anthropology in a "Unit", not yet "Department" (as it became in 2006).
Objectives: Fibromyalgia syndrome (FS) is a chronic pain disorder usually affecting women in their fertile period of life.
For one, there is a possible infection (something her partner could be afflicted with, too), pregnancy (if the sex occurs during a fertile period), nine months of bearing the fruit of conception, the ordeal of birthing and its many side effects, and, sad to note, much of the responsibility of rearing and nurturing the child.
But the long, fertile period of peace ended when the war to end all wars broke out.
The show focuses on the 1960s and '70s, a fertile period for innovation across art, design, and architecture.