User Profile
While menstruating you are not fertile... Is that true?????
Did you find this post helpful?

replied May 15th, 2006
Especially eHealthy
For the most part it's true. You need to be ovulating to get pregnant and most women ovulate 14 days before their period is due. I don't see how you could ovulate while you have your period but some women say they've gotten pregnant during their period (but this is rare).
Did you find this post helpful?
Tags: pregnant
Quick Reply
Must Read
If you're experiencing difficult conceiving, you are not alone. Learn how doctors define infertility and how infertility affects both men and women here....
Many things cause fertility problems. Learn common causes of infertility for men and women here, plus info on factors that affect the ability to conceive....
Sometimes fertility do not manifest any symptoms. Other times there are definite signs. Learn to identify possible problems and know when to ask for help....