Author Archives: Princila

I’m Princila, founder of Check Ovulation and a proud mom of two. I’m an alumna of James Lind Institute. After working in clinical jobs, my passion for writing took its toll, and I ended up switching careers to work in the medical publishing industry. I also have a passion for healthy food, which prompted me to take several online courses in nutrition and health offered by Wageningen University. (I still haven’t completed the courses thanks to my busy mommy schedule!). When I’m not writing/editing scientific and medical manuscripts or taking care of my family, I use my free time to research, learn, and write about healthy living. I have also authored a few books in the self-help niche using the pen names Princila Murrell or PN Murray.

ClinicalGuard Ovulation Test Strips: Do They Work?

Ovulation tests can come in handy when you’re trying to get pregnant; at-home test strips are especially useful because they’re fast with results. The tests help you know when you’re ovulating so you’re aware of your cycle. ClinicalGuard ovulation test strips are among the fast-acting kits that indicate ovulation. In this review, I’ll walk you through its […]

Continue reading Reviews – Is STDcheck Legit?

Many people will already understand the importance of getting tested for sexually transmitted diseases and infections (STDs / STIs). However, many people still dread taking the tests out of embarrassment, social stigma, or the fear of seeing results which are not favorable. Furthermore, the testing process can also be irritating or uncomfortable, which puts off […]

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Modern Fertility Reviews: Should You Trust This At Home Fertility Test?

With innovative companies like Modern Fertility emerging, the process of fertility testing is quickly becoming painless and exceedingly easy.  In this post we’ll provide unbiased Modern Fertility reviews and give you a couple of alternative tests should you decide another at-home test is a better fit for you.   Companies like Modern Fertility are a […]

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Fertility Tech for Men: Is It Worth It?

With advances in tech, more and more couples are relying on at-home fertility tools to track their fertility. Nowadays, we have bracelets, apps, mattress monitors, and smart thermometers to help couples get pregnant.   However, most tech gadgets cater for women and many people tend to forget that there is very effective fertility tech for […]

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7 Common Myths About At-Home Fertility Tests

The fertility tracking and conception market is flooded with testing options. Now, you can buy an at-home fertility test kit that can predict your fertile period or a kit that can assess your partner’s sperm count.   However, there are several misconceptions regarding the use of these test kits. This post will look at common […]

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Can Ovulation Make You Bloated?

If your average menstrual cycle is between 21 and 28 days, you may experience mild bloating around days 11 to 14. If your cycle is longer cycle, i.e., 35 days on average, you may feel bloated at around day 21 of your cycle.   In general, bloating occurs before or around the time when you […]

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What is the Best Way to Track Ovulation?

Recently, one of our readers asked about the best way to track ovulation to get pregnant.   While there are several methods to help you track ovulation, we believe there is no best way to do it. Each one has its pros and cons and may cost you zero to a few hundred dollars. Available […]

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