How long does it usually take to get pregnant?
How long does it usually take to get pregnant? It's impossible to say how long it takes to get pregnant because it's different for each woman. Many factors can affect a couple's chances of conceiving, such as: your age your reproductive health how often you have sex Some women seekint pregnant quickly, while others take longer.
This may be upsetting, but seeoing normal. Fertility Most couples about 84 out of every will get pregnant within a year if they have regular sex and don't use contraception.
But women become less fertile as they get older. What does 'regular sex' mean?
Having regular sex means having sex every 2 to 3 days throughout the month. Some couples may try to time having sex with when the woman ovulates releases an egg. Fertility problems Fertility problems affect 1 in 7 couples in the UK.
The most common cause is ovulation failure iin can be caused by lots of different things and sperm disorders. detailed information about the causes of infertility.
Getting help If you have been trying for a baby for 1 to 2 years without success, see your GP for advice. Further information.