Sentence Examples

  • Fertility Plus offers a downloadable chart for keeping track of your basal body temperature (taken each morning before getting out of bed), which rises during the luteal phase because of increased levels of progesterone.
  • Instead of this being a discouraging discovery, use the knowledge to work with your doctor to balance your progesterone, which regulates the luteal phase, in order to increase your chances of getting pregnant.
  • The increasing level of estrogen leads to ovulation halfway through the cycle, and then the hormone progesterone takes over in the second half of the cycle, stimulating the formation of the milk glands.
  • It is strongly recommended that the other female hormone, progesterone, be taken by women who have an intact uterus as well, because doing so prevents overgrowth of uterine lining and uterine cancer.
  • If a hormonal imbalance is revealed by laboratory testing, hormone replacements that are more "natural" for the body (including tri-estrogen and natural progesterone) are recommended.