Most women over 35 conceive after3 years of trying

Although fertility declines with age, 94% of fertile women aged 35 years, and 77% of those aged 38 years, will conceive after 3 years of trying

More sex can increase your chances pregnancy

The more intercourse a couple has, the higher the chances of getting pregnant, but frequent ejaculation also reduces the amount of sperm produced

Sperm can live for up to seven days in the female reproductive tract


Most couples conceive in the three days either side of ovulation

The highest estimated conception rates were linked with intercourse two days before ovulation

Weight can affect in both men and women

Up to 12% of infertility is linked to weight issues. Doctors recommend maintaining body mass index (BMI) between 19 and 25.