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Posted by: Candy | 2004/11/01

SHORT CYCLE - please HELP

I ovulate on day 10 or 11 of a 24 day cycle. I have been told that if you ovulate too early your chances of falling pregnant are slim. Is this true?

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No, if you have intercourse around the time of ovulation, you can fall pregnant.

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Posted by: Kimberley | 2004/11/01

As long as your cycle is not shorter than 21 days, you should be able to fall pregnant easily. I would imagine, though, that you may reach the menopause earlier because your eggs are being used up faster (more frequently), so it would be best not to postpone having a baby for too long.

PS: I also have a shorter than average cycle, and I have had two very normal pregnancies.

Good Luck
Kimberley

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