fertile phase

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the time in the menstrual cycle when fertilization is most likely to be possible (7 days before to 7 days after ovulation)

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Those examining long-term mating preferences have not observed any such preference shifts in females during the fertile phase of the menstrual cycle (Gangestad et al., 2004).
The control of the fertile phase in our study (inclusion of participants during their non-fertile phase), is only one aspect which may influence on mating preferences.
Among the 64 participants, 14 were in their fertile phase, whereas 50 were in their nonfertile phase.
It's not helped by the fact that most of them simply suggest we try to be patient and try to coincide our sex with my most fertile phases. The problem is that this makes the whole thing seem more like a routine surgical procedure than making love to my husband.
The "Modernist Faulkner" was generally dominant, however, during his most creatively fertile phase, 1929-1942, beginning with the writing of The Sound and the Fury and culminating in the publication of Absalom, Absalom!
The women preferred images with more masculine features when they were in the fertile phase of their menses but favored more feminine features during their less fertile phase.
After initial testing at the beginning of a menstrual cycle the monitor tracks the levels of the two hormones that define the fertile phase within each monthly cycle.
Obviously, such interceptive protection must be achieved, even though drug exposure may be limited to a single occasion at the beginning of the fertile phase of the cycle.
The researchers utilized a PMI (Partner's Masculinity Index) to determine the male traits that women found attractive during the fertile phase of their menstrual cycle.
Overall, participants reported feeling more physically attractive during their fertile phase relative to their luteal phase.
Cervical mucus and identification of the fertile phase of the menstrual cycle.
"This means that if 100 women use Persona for one year, six would be expected to become pregnant as a result of the fertile phase being incorrectly identified.
Now the woman is able to define all the phases of the cycle--menstruation, days of infertility before the fertile phase, the commencement of the mucus pattern indicating the beginning of the fertile phase, the peak of fertility and the time of ovulation, the commencement of the days of infertility after the ovum has come and gone; and she is able to predict the onset of her next
London, July 12( ANI ): Women can take advantage of the most fertile phase if they intend to impress men with dancing.
An April 2011 study even suggested that women who are in the more fertile phase of the month are more likely to see Georgia O'Keeffe's suggestive paintings as erotic.