*Sperm can live up to a week, waiting for that egg to drop, so if you can technically become pregnant if you have intercourse during that 7 day window.
4. You are not be producing enough fertile-type mucus, making it much harder for the sperm reach the egg. If you notice that your cervical mucus does not become thin, clear and very stretchy, your cervical mucus may be reason you are not conceiving. A highly effective home remedy for this is taking 1-2 Tablespoons of a cough syrup containing guaifenesin a day,
or take one Musinex pill a day in the days proceeding ovulation. Many women find that they get pregnant within one to two cycles of trying this method.
5. You have Estrogen Dominance. If you notice premenstrual spotting, irregular cycles, low BBT after ovulation, headaches after ovulation, PMS symptoms up to two weeks before your period and/or low libido, estrogen dominance may be the cause of your infertility. You can reduce the amount of estrogen in your body be avoiding all soy, and switching to hormone free, organic milk and beef. You may also need to avoid certain cleaning products, pesticides, fungicides, heavy metals and other toxins to reduce your estrogen levels enough to cure your infertility.