Astrology and your lunar cycle may help you get pregnant, or it may just be a bunch of hype. You should be the one decide because there are two sides to this. Many doctors don’t agree with this technique at all, but supporters of astrology and lunar cycles, do. So, keep the following in mind as you consider astrology and getting pregnant with your lunar cycle. Remember, too, that if you have a medical condition that is preventing you from conceiving then this method won’t work for you.
In order to understand your lunar cycle you will need to understand how the moon’s cycle affects your cycle. An average woman’s cycle is 28 days, so is the cycle from new moon to new moon. The lunar fertility cycle is based on the ideas that you will be most fertile during the moon’s cycle that is the same as when you were born. For example, if you were born when the moon was waxing the idea is that when the moon is waxing during your menstrual cycle you will be most fertile. It is believed that at birth the moon affects you for life based on hormones and biochemicals. This may be true, it may not be, but it is the premise of this method.
Finding Your Lunar Cycle
You will need to find the lunar cycle for your birth to determine your most fertile times. Old calendars can help as can websites that offer this information for free. Beyond determining your most fertile days, your lunar cycle can also help you choose the gender of your child. A visit with an astrologist is important for this as it will allow you to have a lunar chart interpreted.
It is important to keep track of your lunar and biological cycle to determine when your most fertile days are as both of these cycles will affect ovulation. Charting your cervical mucus and other symptoms like PMS will help you determine your menstrual cycle, too, so that it is only necessary for you to know the stage of the moon to determine your fertility.