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This subreddit contains scores of posts with detailed descriptions about completely natural bodily processes (of both sexes) on the topic of getting pregnant.
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(Acronyms are not mandatory, but are useful to know, and do help to shorten your own posts / replies)
- AF: Aunt Flow (your period)
- BBT: Basal body temperature
- BD: baby dance - aka SEX (No need to be PG here)
- BFP/BFN: Big Fat Positive / Big Fat Negative
- CD: Cycle day
- CM : Cervical Mucus
- CP: Chemical pregnancy
- DD: Darling daughter
- DH: Dear Husband
- DPO: Cycle date post ovulation
- DS: Darling son
- ENDO: Endometriosis
- EWCM : eggwhite CM (good fertile stuff)
- FMU: First morning urine
- FP: Follicular phase
- FRER: First response early result pregnancy test
- FTM: First time mom
- HPT: Home pregnancy test
- HSG: Hysterosalpingogram
- IUI: Intrauterine insemination
- IVF: In vitro fertilization
- LO: Little one
- LP: Luteal phase
- LPD: Luteal Phase Defect
- MC: Miscarriage
- MFI: Male Factor Infertility
- NTNP: Not Trying, Not Preventing
- O: Ovulating / ovulation
- OPK : Ovulation Predictor Kit
- POAS: Pee on a stick
- PCOS: Polycystic ovarian syndrome
- RE: Reproductive endocrinologist
- SA: Semen analysis
- SMEP: Sperm Meets Egg Plan
- SO: Significant other
- TTC: Trying to Conceive
- 2WW or TWW: * 2 week wait (post ovulation)
- WTO: Waiting To Ovulate