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What does BBT stand for?

BBT stands for Basal Body Temperature

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in addition to identifying the days of cervical fluid production, women can also use basal body temperature shifts, ovulation test kits, or monitors that check for increases in estrogen in the urine or increases in the electrical resistance of saliva as confirmation that ovulation has taken place and the fertile window is over.
It keeps track of biological data, such as the dates of your menstrual cycle and basal body temperature, and then tells you which day you're most fertile by displaying the data in a calendar.
Other common methods estimate the date of ovulation by measuring midcycle events such as a rise in basal body temperature (Stanislaw & Rice, 1988) or changes in cervical mucus characteristics, which indicate a shift from an estrogen to a progesterone predominant profile (reviewed in Stern & McClintock, 1995).