Category Archive: Infertility

9 Weird Things You Might Not Realize Are Affecting Your Fertility

Fertility can be a complex, confusing, many-headed beast. For something that seems like it should be relatively simple — after all, it is the basis for the perpetuation of the entire human race… Continue reading

7 Subtle Signs You Could Have PCOS

If you’ve skipped a period or two (and know you’re not pregnant) and have been breaking out like you’re a teenager again, it’s easy to chalk it all up to stress. But something… Continue reading

Research Ties Air Pollution To Infertility

It has been known that air pollution caused by vehicles and factories can have adverse effects to someone’s health. However, a newly released study revealed that it can have a greater effect on… Continue reading

Women Struggling With Infertility Share Their Hopes And Fears

It’s rude to ask “what is infertility like?” when a couple is struggling to conceive, but it’s something we should all know more about. Taking to Whisper, the site where people share their… Continue reading

Smoking, secondhand exposure associated with earlier menopause, infertility

Women who are active smokers or exposed to high levels of secondhand smoke are more likely to experience infertility or earlier-onset menopause than women who never smoked, according to research in Tobacco Control.… Continue reading

Exercise Before Pregnancy Reduces Risk Of Pelvic Girdle Pain

Pelvic girdle pain is common in pregnant women and is associated with disability, depression, reduced quality of life and higher prevalence of sick leave – both during and after pregnancy. New research suggests… Continue reading

Daily Aspirin Could Increase Chance Of Pregnancy

Taking low-dose aspirin daily could help women become pregnant, particularly those who have previously miscarried. This is according to new research presented today at the American Society of Reproductive Medicine Annual Meeting in… Continue reading

Contraceptive pill could be masking underlying fertility problems

Fertility Specialist & Director of Harley Street Fertility Clinic, Dr Venkat warns that long-term use of the contraceptive pill could be masking underlying fertility problems in women, leading to issues and complications in… Continue reading

Why Don’t You Have Kids?

Originally posted on Life Gets Better:
“Why don’t you have kids, Sweet Tee?” those were the words blurted out by my five-year-old niece as she sat in the back of my car battling…

Here We Are…Beginning IVF

Originally posted on isuzyou:
When we first learned of my fertility challenges, I denounced the idea of IVF. I always said if it came down to that we would be happy with the…