Welcome to the FERTILITY hub! Click here for popular topics
In our fertility category, we'll give you advice on getting pregnant/trying to conceive, fertility problems, fertility treatment, and miscarriage.
TTC can be a trying time, here's everything you need to know in one place. Good luck! (iStock)


Trying to conceive (TTC) / getting pregnant

Is there such a thing as a "best position" to conceive? How can I boost my fertility? What time of the month is the best time to conceive? When do I ovulate?

Click here for all our articles about getting pregnant.

Click here to work out when you're most fertile with our ovulation calculator.

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Fertility problems

Why haven't we fallen pregnant after months of trying for a baby? Am I infertile? When should I go to the doctor to check if I have fertility problems? Is my sperm good enough? Why can't I fall pregnant again? What is secondary infertility? 

Click here to read all about male and female fertility problems.

Fertility treatment

Where are fertility clinics in South Africa? What is IVF? How much does IVF cost in South Africa? What is artificial insemination/intrauterine insemination? What is a test tube baby? Will I get twins if I go for fertility treatment? 

Read more about fertility treatment in South Africa.


Am I miscarrying? How can I cope with the loss of a miscarriage? Will I ever fall pregnant again after my miscarriage? Will I have another miscarriage?

Click here to read more about miscarriage.

FAQs: Frequently asked questions answered by experts

We've lined up some of South Africa's top experts and specialists dealing with infertility to answer your most asked questions.

Click here to read.

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