For many women and couples, the decision to start a family comes after a number of years of actively trying to prevent pregnancy. So it can come as a bit of a rude shock to learn that the human reproductive system is not all that efficient and that falling pregnant isn’t always easy or immediate.
In fact, one in six couples will face some kind of fertility problem during their relationship.
There are a number of steps you can take straight away to try to boost your chances of conceiving naturally.
Here are our top ten babymaking tips!