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Old 08-28-2014, 08:34 PM
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I had that fear too. It took us two months.

Now I'm afraid of secondary infertility. LOL It never ends...
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My reasoning for trying when we did was...

Averages are only OK if you are the average or below it!!

I wanted kids before I was 35. If we struggled to get pregnant the NHS won't see you before you've been trying for 12 months. So that's a year. Then add on how long it can take to work out what's going on... You could be looking at 2, 3, maybe more years to conceive.

There IS NEVER A RIGHT TIME. Whose to say to you won't be in a worse off place in a year or 2?!

Your fertility tends to decline as you age, I'd been diagnosed with a cyst....

Ultimately it took us 10 months of sort of trying.


My advice would be if you want it, things are ok/you'd survive (no major devastating issues) then do it!!
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My advice would be if you want it, things are ok/you'd survive (no major devastating issues) then do it!!
This. Having been through infertility, and seeing my sister go through it... it's never too early to get started IMO.
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Infertility is definitely a real fear- I know I had that fear until we conceived. If we didn't get pregnant on our own by the time I turned 30, we planned on going to a specialist. Luckily, it only took us 4 months. I'm also afraid of secondary infertility now! We don't want another baby for at least 2-3 years (and now I'm thinking it may be better to space them out even further- maybe 6 or 7 years apart), and I hope I won't have any issues getting pregnant.
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