The fertile window is about 6 days

The fertile window is the day you ovulate and the five days after it. Once the egg is ovulated it is only viable for 12-24 hours. It is important to have sex for five days before you ovulate so there is live sperm waiting for the egg once it is released. You also want to be sure you don't miss the egg in case it is releases early.

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4Katie
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    03/31/14
    8Theresa Gould
    Good advice. I always count from day 10 to day 17 as my fertile window because my cycles are pretty much 28 days every month.
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