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The History and Benefits of Reflexology for Fertility

Inscriptions related to working with the hands and feet to effect one’s health are found in the Ancient Egyptian physician’s tomb at Saqqara from 2500-2330 B.C. Many parts of the ancient world learned and practiced different forms of this type of healing via the Roman Empire.

In the early 20th century, Dr. William H. Fitzgerald developed […]

Ovulation And Conception: What To Know About Trying For A Baby

Choosing to start a family is a very exciting and often romantic time for parents-to-be. However, doing so can often take more than just romance and excitement. For many couples, especially those who need a little extra help conceiving, science and biology will also need to factor in to their conception efforts.

Knowing when to try […]

National Nurse Week 2015


How often when you are sick, or after you have spent time in the hospital did you stop to think how amazing nurses are? They have a level of empathy and compassion that is incomparable to any other profession. They possess a kind of hands-on care that could never be replaced by a machine. Not […]

Using The Stork OTC: As Easy As 1, 2, 3!

For many couples, the decision to try to have children and start a family is an exciting and treasured time. However, this decision can just as easily become a source of stress or frustration for couples that experience long-term difficulty getting pregnant. And while some methods and tools exist to assist those who need a […]

Cinco de Mayo: Following your Trying for a Baby Nutrition Plan While Enjoying Some Festive Treats.

Ready for Cinco de Mayo?! If you are trying for a baby and are on a fertility diet, you don’t have to skip out on the fiesta or the “Oh – So – Yummy” Cinco de Mayo must haves. The simplistic, nutritious and fresh ingredients found in many Mexican recipes including beans, wild rice, avocados, […]

Finding Support in your Partner, Friends, and Family

Relationships can be tough when you’re going through infertility. Nobody seems to know what you’re going through and if they do, it is hard for them to understand. You might be unsure how the people closest to you might react to the issues you’re having, if you do share.  You may go through a period […]

The Impact of Male Infertility


“Male infertility alone accounts for approximately 1/3 of all infertility cases.” Neither men nor women are very vocal about their struggles with infertility, however for as little as we hear about the issue we do know that women are more vocal than men (whom we rarely hear from at all). Infertility is personal and heartbreaking. […]

Infertility Support: You are not alone

This year’s National Infertility Awareness week is all about finding support and knowing that you’re not alone. These are two things that are easier said than done when dealing with infertility. There are a couple options to guide you in your search for that supported feeling such as sharing your infertility experience with friends and […]

The Stork OTC® Giveaway!

We are excited to be working with several bloggers who are willing to share either their own personal stories, or sharing another’s story on the struggles of trying to conceive. The bloggers were so excited to spread the word about The Stork OTC and to let all of their followers know that we are giving […]

DIY Spa at Home

We all know that trying to conceive can become quite stressful, especially when it takes longer than you ever thought it would.

Follow these easy tips that will help you to feel relaxed and to feel pampered (and share with others). Spring is here and it’s time to revive our skin and our senses. Relax and […]

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