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    Are some women more fertile than others?

    Just a curiosity question, not one having anything to do with me.

    Are some women extremely fertile? Are some women not very fertile? I know some are fertile and some are infertile but is there an in between?

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    I would say yes. Some women start puberty with over a million eggs, while others might start with only 40,000.

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    Yea, i have a friend that i don't even look at wrong b/c she'll get knocked up whereas I have another that couldn't get pregnant if her life depended on it. :/

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    Hm, so it's an egg thing? Interesting. I thought we all had the same number haha.

    I wonder sometimes about myself. I've had unprotected sex for years with minimal BC at times and never so much as missed a period.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hersmudders [Register to see the link]
    Hm, so it's an egg thing? Interesting. I thought we all had the same number haha..
    The same thing applies to men, where some men are more fertile than others (high sperm count v. low sperm count).

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    It doesn't just have to do with the number of eggs. There's the quality of the uterine environment as well, and a whole bunch of other parts that can affect the outcome. Fertility is a pretty complicated thing. For instance - a list of all the reasons one can be infertile, which means all those things must be working in order to be fertile:
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    But yes, definitely varies.

    As you, of course, know, it's not really something that can be determined just from having unprotected sex and not getting pregnant. I'd be careful, if I were you!

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    Quote Originally Posted by FrankenBeans [Register to see the link]
    Yea, i have a friend that i don't even look at wrong b/c she'll get knocked up
    I used to work with one of those. It was crazy.

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    Oh sophie, don't worry, I am. I don't want children but I also don't want to use abortion as birth control. I just mean over the years when I've been in relationships, I haven't used condoms but have been on just the pill. Right now I have implanon and we don't use condoms. But there's always that chance of course.

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    Yeah women are more fertile than others, though I would suggest spending more money/effort on contraceptives if you're truly that worried about a pregnancy. The cost and emotional destruction of an abortion isnt worth it, and the money would be better spent on birth control items themselves.

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    Blueman: if you read my first post, you'll see I am not asking anything for myself. I'm just curious. I'm 27 years old and know about birth control options and how not to get myself into a situation I can't handle.

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