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Fertility Infertility Issues

November 20, 2017

There are a number of causes for infertility in women.  Hormonal problems, congenital defects in the structure of the uterus, uterine fibroids, scarred ovaries, and poorly functioning fallopian tubes are all problems that can cause a woman to be unable to become pregnant.  One common cause of infertility is ovulatory disorders.  In the case of […]

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Egg Donation Donating Eggs

November 20, 2017

Egg Donation Are you considering egg donation? Let’s look at your options. Technology and research has allowed for many advances. Being told you cannot conceive no longer rules you out as a parent. Some of the possibilities are surrogacy and egg donation. Here we will look at egg donation. Some things you may want to […]

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How Aging Affects Fertility in Men

November 20, 2017

The term “biological clock” typically applies to women. Indeed, aging was thought to have no substantial effect on fertility in men before. Much of the literature on male sexual function is devoted to the relationship between aging and erectile dysfunction in males. However, researchers examined the relationship between aging and fertility in men and found […]

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Should Embryos of Donated Eggssperm be Considered Persons – Yes

November 20, 2017

The debate on this subject, to me, is unnecessary. Let’s start at the very beginning. An embryo is “a multicellular diploid eukaryote in its earliest stage of development, from the time of first cell division until birth, hatching, or germination. In humans, it is called an embryo from the moment of fertilization until the end […]

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Effect of Douching on the Ability to Conceive

November 19, 2017

Douching is the act of inserting water or other watery formulas into the vagina via a squirt bottle with a tube or hose. Some common reasons that many women say they douche is to clean the vagina after monthly cycles, to avoid sexually transmitted diseases (a myth), to avoid pregnancy (another myth) and to get […]

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How to know when You’re Ovulating

November 19, 2017

For women with irregular periods, charting your BBT (Basal Body Temperature) is one of the easiest ways in which to tell when you’re ovulating. A basal thermometer records temperatures to the tenth of a degree and is helpful at detecting the slightest of temperature changes. According to babycenter.com “before ovulation, your BBT probably ranges from 97.2 […]

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Fertility Infertility Issues

November 19, 2017

In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is the fertilization of a woman’s egg outside of her body in a petri dish. Sperm provided by a male are mixed with eggs that have been aspirated from the woman’s ovaries. A few days later, one or more of the fertilized eggs are transferred to the woman’s uterus (womb), with […]

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Maximize Conception Chances

November 18, 2017

For some women, conceiving a baby is as simple as discarding birth control. Unfortunately, however, becoming pregnant becomes a constant struggle for many other women. Contrary to popular belief, unprotected sex does not automatically result in pregnancy. If you are encountering difficulty conceiving, rest assured that there are a few simple lifestyle changes you can […]

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How often to try when You’re trying to get Pregnant

November 18, 2017

This is a good question that most longing-to-be mothers wonder about. Amazingly, getting pregnant largely depends on the timing of your sex with respect to ovulation, rather than just the frequency. What is ovulation?You must be wondering what this magic word ovulation means. To make it simple from a layman’s perspective, ovulation is the process […]

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Factors which can Effect Male Fertility

November 18, 2017

Both partners have a big role in conceiving a child. The medical theory that target only women as the person who has problems in fertility and bear the fault that they cannot conceive a child is outdated today. In the last decades, the effects of changing our eating habits became very obvious in male fertility. Today a recent study shows that […]

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