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Fertility Infertility Issues

December 11, 2017

Losing a baby within the first twenty weeks is no easy trial. There are numerous factors that increase the risk of a miscarriage. The good news is that even with all those factors, the chances of a recurrence are slim. The risk even takes a “nose dive” after the first 12 weeks. All-in-all, though the […]

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Fertility Infertility Issues

December 11, 2017

My Infertility Protocol Get a pound of Chaste/Vitex. The loose herb – not the powder. Drink copious amounts of tea daily (made with distilled water is best). You’ll need a tea pot for loose herbs or you can simply pour water that boiled (let it cool 1-2 minutes) over a teaspoon of the herb and […]

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Acupuncture and Moxibustion for Treating Infertility

December 11, 2017

Acupuncture is based on the ancient Chinese philosophy that balance in the body’s energy flow – known as “chi”, is needed in order to stay healthy. Acupuncture, often combined with herbal medicine, has been used in the orient for the past three to four thousand years to treat numerous fertility disorders in both men and women. […]

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Emergency Contraception the Morning after Pill

December 11, 2017

As contraceptives and birth control have become increasingly popular in the past decades, new innovative ways are being formulated to have the fun, but not pay the price. The morning-after pill, aka Plan B, is an over-the-counter contraceptive that is taken within 72 hours of unprotected sex. To be put simply, it is the easy […]

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Infertility Issues and Symptoms

December 11, 2017

A woman’s fertility peaks between the ages of 20 and 24, dropping to half by the age of 35 as fertility is affected by a woman’s age. Studies, however, show that more and more women are giving birth in their late 30’s and into their mid 40’s as more and more couples are making the […]

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Fertility Infertility Issues

December 10, 2017

One of the joyful times, in a relationship or marriage, is to decide to have or conceive a baby.  Either, that moment in time or sometime, in the near future, reality comes to fruition. Assuming, male and female, are in good health. Assuming, male and female are in good health, conception is achievable. Once a […]

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Fertility Infertility Issues

December 10, 2017

The term “test tube baby” is one we have all heard but hardly anyone knows what that term actually refers to. It is slang terminology for in vitro fertilization, something people have also heard of but don’t quite know what it is… If I had to describe it in one sentence, I would say in […]

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Your Laptop could be Toasting your Testicles

December 10, 2017

This bit of news might drive laptop makers nuts (every pun intended) but researchers say heat generated by laptops can cook men’s gonads and compromise their baby-making potential. Researchers led by Dr. Yefim Sheynkin, a urologist at State University of New York at Stony Brook, issued the warning after hooking thermometers to the scrotums of […]

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Egg Donation

December 10, 2017

Egg donation is a viable option for treating some infertility problems. But, who is a good candidate for receiving one of these donated eggs? The basic definition is a woman who is unable to produce a viable egg due to any number of issues. Some women experience early menopause. Some women are born without ovaries […]

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Emergency Contraception the Morning after Pill

December 10, 2017

The morning after pill is a pill that can be given to you by your OB Gyn or doctor to prevent a fertilized egg from attaching to the uterus and thus prevent pregnancy. It’s a short cut convenience for those who in a moment of passion forget about consequences. The morning after pill is simple […]

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