Endometriosis and Ovulation Pain: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Endometriosis and Ovulation Pain: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

1 out of every 5 women experiences ovulation pain. Most of the time, ovulation pain isn’t something to worry about — but sometimes, ovulation pain can be a sign of an underlying medical condition. One medical condition that can cause ovulation pain is endometriosis. Endometriosis ovulation pain can spread to the leg or thigh and may be more severe than “ordinary” ovulation pain.

Estrogen in Women: What It Does & What Levels to Look for

Estrogen in Women: What It Does & What Levels to Look for

Estrogen levels that are either too low or too high can result in unpleasant symptoms that can potentially become dangerous in the long-term. Read on to learn more about estrogen, including what it does for your body, what ideal estrogen levels look like, and how to tell if your estrogen levels are out of balance.

Six of the Best Books for Women’s Health: Periods, TTC, & More

Six of the Best Books for Women’s Health: Periods, TTC, & More

If the last book you read about women’s health was American Girl’s The Body Book when you were in the sixth grade, it’s time to catch up. The modern library is full of wit and wisdom about our menstrual cycles, our hormones, and our bodies — and what better way is there to understand what it means to be a woman today than to understand the intricate changes our body goes through each month?

Mira vs BBT: Which is Right For You?

Mira vs BBT: Which is Right For You?

In our series comparing different methods of tracking fertility we previously discussed OPKs. There are so many other methods out there to consider – from the most basic to the most scientifically advanced. This time we are going to go a little more basic and explore the use of basal body temperature tracking as a fertility awareness method.

Mira vs OPKs: Which is Right For You?

Mira vs OPKs: Which is Right For You?

If you are trying to conceive or just curious about your body’s natural cycles you have probably done a little research into ovulation trackers. There are so many options out there so it can be confusing to know which one is right for you. In a new series of comparisons we will lay out the facts about some of your options so you can make an informed decision about this important aspect of your feminine health.

How To Test With Mira Fertility

How To Test With Mira Fertility

While you anxiously wait for your Mira Starter Kit, you may have questions regarding testing. We broke down the most common questions we receive, so you can fully understand how to start testing with Mira.

What is At-Home Artificial Insemination?

What is At-Home Artificial Insemination?

You have probably heard of intrauterine insemination or IUI — but with the rising costs associated with fertility treatment, many couples are skipping traditional methods in favor of at-home artificial insemination. But what is at-home artificial insemination and how does it work?

10 Ways To Increase Sperm Count

10 Ways To Increase Sperm Count

One in six couples experiences infertility and of those, about half are related to male infertility. If you are having issues conceiving your healthcare provider will be able to run tests and take a medical history to help determine what the problem is.

“Within 2 cycles of purchasing Mira, I was able to conceive”

“Within 2 cycles of purchasing Mira, I was able to conceive”

Tina is a 33-year-old stay at home mom to a 2-year-old. She knew that she wanted to conceive another child and with her husband being in the military timing was very important to them. Since there were no issues conceiving her first child Tina felt their attempt at conceiving would also be straightforward with no issues the second time around.

Mother’s Day Stories

Mother’s Day Stories

Last Mother’s Day we asked our followers to share inspiring stories about their own journeys to motherhood. Thank you to all who participated! We were touched by every story. We’ve chosen three stories of hope, empowerment, and persistence to be a mother, and as promised, each author will receive their own Mira eGift card.