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Vitamin A: An Essential Fertility Vitamin

Author: Kristen Hart Fertility is tied to your health and nutrition in surprising ways. I’m sure you know that you need to be eating well to have peak fertility. But are there some nutrients that have a more powerful impact on fertility than others? Ancient cultures emphasized certain foods for women trying to conceive and [...]

Does Coffee Impair Fertility?

by Sheryl Lyon Whether you have been trying to conceive for years or are just now considering preconception care, then you probably want to do everything you can to conceive quickly and maximize the health of your fetus. Your morning cup of coffee can be exceptionally difficult to give up, however. Of all the vices [...]

How A Fertility Calendar Can Help You Conceive

Tracking fertility cycles have helped many couples conceive, whether fertility challenged or not. Charting is particularly useful for women who have highly irregular cycles so they can best plan their lovemaking schedule. In addition, there is both a lunar schedule for both partners that you can track that may help aid you in meeting your [...]

Vitamins to Increase Male Fertility

By: Sacha Tarkovsky Male fertility rates have dropped dramatically over the last 100 years and one of the main factors has been changes in our diets and toxins in our environments.Here we will look at diet and lifestyle changes that can be made to increase male fertility, as well as 11 natural supplements for male [...]

A Missing Link in the Pursuit of Fertility

Source: www.PRWeb.com San Diego, CA (PRWEB) — Why has infertility increased over the last decade, despite a proliferation of fertility clinics and alternative options? Is it simply that couples wait longer to start families, or is there more to it than that? There are many fertility routes available today for couples trying to conceive a [...]

Avoid These Foods if You Are Trying to Conceive

By: Sheryl Lyon The path to conception should be a great deal of fun but that is often not the case for many couples who have failed to conceive and are not sure why. Whether you are just starting your journey to conception or have received the incredibly frustrating diagnosis of unexplained infertility, it is [...]

Fertility And Your Fertile Soil

Author: Laurie Morse, L.Ac. So just what are the ingredients for the fertile soil in a woman’s body that supports healthy pregnancy and birth? This is an important question for a woman trying to conceive. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has some solid contribution on the topic… First, a woman’s blood must be ample, nutritionally and [...]

Does Nursing Have an Impact on Fertility?

If you recently had a baby, or are planning to have one in the very near future, then you probably heard about the many benefits of breastfeeding. Perhaps you have also heard a few old wives’ tales as well, such as “you cannot become pregnant when you are nursing.” How can you decipher truth from [...]

Caution: These Jobs May Negatively Affect Men’s Fertility

If you’re trying for a baby, you’ve probably heard about all the ways you can boost your fertility, and therefore, your chances at conceiving. Watching your intake of alcohol and medicines, maintaining a healthy weight and paying close attention to fertility cycles are all ways to get in the baby game. However, did you realize [...]

Does a Disability Affect Fertility?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 11 percent of all U.S. women between the ages of 15 and 44 have infertility issues. Additionally, approximately 7.5 percent of men under the age of 45 have sought assistance from a medical professional for the same problem. There are a wide variety of different [...]