Tag: menstrual cycle


Hot Stuff: Body Temperature Tracking and Ovulatory Cycles

April 22, 2017

For the past eight months I’ve been tracking my temperature every minute using small, wireless sensors. I work in a lab that recently showed minute-by-minute body temperature can tell you fascinating things about female physiology, at least in mice. Using temperature, we can tell what day a mouse will ovulate, whether or not it will become pregnant within…