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Fertility Supplements for endometriosis

Fertility Supplements for endometriosis

Endometriosis is an extremely challenging disease. When women with endometriosis are trying to become pregnant, treatment options are particularly limited. The cause of endometriosis is unknown, although many theories have been proposed. There is a theory that what...
Tobacco’s Influence on Fertility

Tobacco’s Influence on Fertility

Cigarette smoke contains hundreds of toxic substances, including nicotine, carbon monoxide, radioactive polonium, tar, cholesterol, phenol, formic acid, acetic acid, lead, cadmium, zinc, nickel, benzopyrene, and radioactive substances, which affect the reproductive...
How Much Does a Fertility Treatment Really Cost?

How Much Does a Fertility Treatment Really Cost?

There are many women, who for various reasons have not yet reached their goal in motherhood. The opportunities to achieve the dream of motherhood have been increasing over the years, but they are not always available to everyone. Treatments such as IVF are expensive,...
How To Have A Positive Mindset When You Are Trying To Conceive

How To Have A Positive Mindset When You Are Trying To Conceive

Deciding to have a baby and start a family is one of the biggest decisions in a couple’s life. The weeks leading up to the test result are filled with plans, love, hope, and dreams. Positivity and hopefulness are the central feelings you may have when you make...
Infertility and Women’s Mental Health

Infertility and Women’s Mental Health

Infertility is perceived as a biological incapacity to contribute to conception or the inability to carry a pregnancy to full term. It refers to a problem across all cultures and societies, and it can affect both women and men, largely in couples of reproductive...
Male Infertility Awareness

Male Infertility Awareness

Words by Chris Lawson | @ivfdadpodcast | I’m Chris Lawson, in 2015 I started my journey into the world of IVF. Along the way there was heartache, pain, wacky diets, loss of faith and a lot of needles. It’s a rollercoaster ride and as I sat in the Fertility Clinic...