When you know your average menstrual cycle length,you can work out when you ovulate. Ovulation happens about 14 days before your period starts. If your average menstrual cycle is 28 days,you ovulate around day 14,and your most fertile days are days12,13 and 14.
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What are the most fertile days in a menstrual cycle?
If your average menstrual cycle is 35 days ovulation happens around day 21 and your most fertile days are days 19,20 and 21. If you have shorter cycles, say 21 days, ovulation happens around day 7 and your most fertile days are days 5, 6 and 7. Your most fertile days are the three days leading up to and including the day of ovulation.
How do I know when my most fertile days are?
Using these signs and symptoms to detect your most fertile days. Ovulation tests detect the LH surge which happens 24-36 hours before ovulation. Clearblue Ovulation Tests are at least 99% accurate in detecting the LH surge. The calendar method has been found to predict the correct fertile days in only a third of cycles 1.
When is the best time to ovulate?
Ovulation in some women can occur on the 8 th or 10 th day of her period or as in normal circumstances on the 14 th day. Those with irregular menstruation cycles will not have regular ovulation and will find it difficult to pinpoint their most fertile days without ovulation kits.
Can you get pregnant any time of the month?
A woman can get pregnant any time of the month. A woman can only get pregnant on a few days during her menstrual cycle. Why? Sperm live for around five days. Eggs can only be fertilised for around 24 hours (one day) after being released from the ovary.