The Most Fertile Day Of The Year - Are You Ready?
The news of the Royal Baby comes at the right time of year, as December is the month with the highest number of conceptions. There's something about festive cheer and long nights that inspires babymaking, which is why so many people have birthdays in September.
In fact, the most fertile day of the year is coming up in just a few days, with December 11th being the day when most conceptions take place. [The Daily Beast]
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- There was a widespread belief in Medieval times that female orgasm was essential for conception. While we now know that it's possible to get pregnant without a female orgasm, there's still evidence to suggest that a woman's orgasm helps conception process. Whethor or not it's true, it's certainly more fun! [Baby Fertile]
- Fifty Shades of Grey has changed the sex lives of millions of people internationally, and caused a worldwide baby boom. Data released of the most popular names in 2012 show that parents are taking inspiration from the books when it comes to names - there are 10% more baby Anastasias, while the name Grey has risen in popularity by 20%. [Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey]
- Researchers from Aarhus University in Denmark have discovered that parents may live longer than those without children. The study of more than 21,000 couples found that those with children generally lived longer and were four times less likely to suffer from circulatory diseases and cancer or be in a fatal accident. [The Telegraph]
- Our video of the week is an amazing view of the moment of conception - complete with Fat Boy Slim soundtrack.
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