Fran and Maxwell learn that Fran didn't lose the baby - she never had it to begin with. Hers was a false pregnancy. However that doesn't make the news of "no baby" any easier to hear. But Fran and Maxwell, having originally thought she was pregnant, are now in mindset of wanting a child. Fran in particular is desperate to get pregnant and will do whatever she can to help that process along. She goes to see a Chinese herbalist, Dr. Fu, who prescribes some magic herbs. But Fran also learns that she and Maxwell have to abstain from sex until she's ovulating. Meanwhile, Maxwell learns that he's been approached to be a celebrity panelist on Hollywood Squares (1998) (they couldn't get Andrew Lloyd Webber), so he, Fran, Sylvia, Yetta and Val traipse off to California. Regardless of if Maxwell is having a good time on the show (he isn't), Fran drags him off the set during the middle of the show for more important matters: she's ovulating. Elsewhere, C.C. and Niles both fall under the spell of... Written by
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Darling, taking hormones is a natural thing. Your Aunt Addie and your Uncle Artie both took them.
Ma, that's because Aunt Addie *was* Uncle Artie.
Shhh, she's collecting two social security checks.
References Let's Make a Deal