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Question About Possible Infertility

I shouldnt be proud of this, but I was on BC for awhile, and i was irresponsible with my bf, i thought i was pregnant turned out i wasnt. THis isnt the first time i have had the scare. But not getting pregnant the times this has happened has me a little worried about possible not being able to have a child. Is there any way to find out without "activly" trying to get pregnant?
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replied May 29th, 2007
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You cannot assume that you are not fertile just because you failed to get pregnant when you were on birth control, even if you were somewhat careless with it.

Women are only at peak fertility a couple of days a month. There are signs of ovulation, but birth control prevents ovulation when taken as directed. Even what it is not taken exactly as directed (say a late or missed pill here and there), ovulation can, but often does not, occur right away.

It takes some couples a year or more of actively trying before they get pregnant. A fertility specialist will not even agree to see a couple until they have been actively trying to conceive for one year or more.
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replied May 29th, 2007
Thank you very much, i appreciate your response
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