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Fertility and Oral Birth Control – 3 Things You Need To Know

When  it comes to understanding how hormonal birth control affects fertility — or if it does at all — there is a lot of confusion. A quick internet search can leave you scratching your head, [...]

Can infertility cause PTSD? The answers you need to know

When infertility can’t be linked directly to genetics, a reproductive health condition like polycystic ovarian syndrome or endometriosis, or pelvic inflammatory disease, doctors often label it as “unexplained infertility.” Naturally, this doesn’t give women who [...]

Premature Ovarian Failure

High FSH, DOR, aging eggs. The average age that menopause sets in is around 51 years of age. If you begin to experience symptoms of menopause prior to age 40, you could be entering into [...]

Improving Uterine Health

A woman’s uterus is intended to be the home of a new baby. That means it needs to be healthy and in good shape in order to take care of that new little one. If [...]

How To Talk To Your Kids About Infertility

Whether you’re trying to conceive your first, second, or third child, struggling with infertility is never easy. When you have secondary infertility (the inability to become pregnant after previously giving birth), there’s an added element [...]

Your Period Blood and Fertility

  What Your Period Blood Can Tell You About Your Fertility Chances are if you’ve ever compared your period with that of your friend, you’ve found some pretty big differences. Whether it be duration, flow, [...]

Sex Positions for Conception

Many couples will sip secret herbs or tediously track their ovulation in order to conceive. But could it be that all it takes is the right angle? During sexual intercourse, it’s possible that the right [...]

Partners Talking Together About Fertility Issues

Whether you’re in a long term relationship or just casually dating, discussing fertility can be a difficult subject to broach with a partner. Learning about your significant other’s sexual history, reproductive preferences, and plans for [...]

Thyroid Disorders and Fertility

The thyroid gland, or just  thyroid for short, is a gland located at the front of the neck. The thyroid secretes thyroid hormones which regulate metabolic rate and protein synthesis. Thyroid hormones also help the [...]

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