Overweight Men Are Less Fertile

Men with excess body weight are at increased risk of infertility. ... read more »

Overheated Car May Reduce Male Fertility

Heated car seats can decrease sperm counts. ... read more »

Licorice Affects Baby's IQ

Women who eat large amounts of licorice while they are pregnant may be hurting their baby's chances of getting into Harvard later in life. ... read more »

PCBs and other Pollutants May Play a Role in Pregnancy Delay

A study showed that couples with high levels of PCBs have been found to take longer to get pregnant. ... read more »

Could Asthma Impact Fertility?

Though it’s the most common chronic disease found in children across the world, many adults also struggle with asthma every day and are required to use an inhaler to help them breathe when they have an attack. ... read more »

What Happens When Baby Trumps Spontaneity

Having a baby is a challenge for some couples, but that challenge should not result in a broken relationship.  ... read more »

5 Lifestyle Factors That Contribute to Infertility

 Not all issues of infertility can be explained by pinpointing a lifestyle choice or factor that impairs fertility, but you may be surprised by the common, everyday actions and reactions that may be causing you to not get pregnant. ... read more »

Are You Eating the Wrong Fats for Fertility?

Saturated fats have been shown to reduce the number of mature eggs (oocytes) for harvesting before IVF treatment. ... read more »

Semen Is More Than a Vehicle for Sperm It Induces Ovulation

There is reason to believe semen contains a secret ingredient that promotes ovulation so the female body knows it’s time to get pregnant.   ... read more »

Do Humans Have a Mating Season?

Nature works on a pretty tight schedule. We can even plan our vacations around it, knowing which week we’ll catch the best foliage or what day the cherry blossoms will bloom. The cycle of birth and death in nature is virtually the same every year. ... read more »

How Should We Counsel Couples About Fertility And Age?

Fertility is directly related to age, and counseling a couple about their fertility as they get older is very important. ... read more »

15 Effective Ways to Help You Get Pregnant

Getting pregnant is not always easy. Below are 15 effective ways on your way to improve your chances getting pregnant. ... read more »

Ovarian Tissue Preservation and Cancer Treatment

For young women who’ve been hit with a cancer diagnosis, fertility preservation is a topic of much concern. ... read more »

Can Facebook Kill Your Fertility?

You can find everything from school clothes to marriage advice to fertility help on Facebook, but is Facebook really the answer to infertility or is it killing fertility in the first place? ... read more »

Infertility - What Can I Do At Home?

Infertility is not a word anyone wants to hear, but it is a word many couples are familiar with. At first, the diagnosis can be overwhelming, but being told you are infertile does not always mean you’ll never have children. ... read more »

Will Age Always be a Factor in Fertility?

Not that many years ago women in their 40s were considered late in life and having a baby was a mistake at that age, not a choice. If women are changing and fertility is changing, how long will it be before age is no longer a factor? ... read more »

Freezing Embryos Improve IVF Success

More and more doctors and couples are choosing to freeze all embryos because of the positive impact cryotherapy has on reducing risks associated with stimulating the ovarian cycle during IVF treatment. ... read more »

Embryo Banking and Cancer Treatment

Embryo banking is an option for women facing fertility problems, but women with cancer can also use the procedure to increase their chance of having children after treatment. ... read more »

Is it Time to Let Go of Fertility Hopes?

With age, chances of getting pregnant through natural or assisted methods grow smaller, so when is it time to let go of fertility hopes? ... read more »

Follow the Mediterranean Diet and Improve Your Fertility

It's a fact: If you watch your weight and closely follow a Mediterranean-style diet high in vegetables, vegetable oils, fish and beans then you may increase your chance of becoming pregnant. ... read more »

Is Facebook a Good Source of Pregnancy Advice?

The popularity of social media as a sharing platform for medical advice has grown dramatically as tens of millions of people connect to each other, businesses and information portals, but not all information is accurate or trustworthy. ... read more »

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