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What You Should Know About Fertility-Tracking Apps

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Smartphone tracking menstrual cycle.
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Fertility apps: The basics


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What is your fertile window?


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What are the symptoms of fertility?


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Basal body temperature (BBT) method


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The more data, the better


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Apps may not be as accurate as you think


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Most studies on apps focus on pregnancy prevention


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More research is needed on conception and fertility apps


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Benefits of fertility apps


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Keep in mind…


Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

@RobinPregnancy

Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D., LCCE, CLC, AdvCD(DONA) is a childbirth educator, doula, founder of Childbirth.org, and the award-winning pregnancy and parenting author of “The Complete Illustrated Guide to Pregnancy” and more than 10 other books. Between her nine children, teaching childbirth classes, and attending births for more than two decades, she has built up an impressive and practical knowledge base. You can follow Robin on Twitter @RobinPregnancy, Instagram, and Facebook.