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Environmental Factors That May Contribute To Infertility

In today’s society, infertility poses a growing challenge to more and more couples hoping to conceive. For women, the rate of infertility increases almost three times after the age of just 24. In 1938, one-half of one percent of men were sterile. Today that number has risen to an astounding twelve percent. It begs the […]

Infertility And The Mind-Body Connection

By: Nick Arrizza, M.D. In the 1980′s many in the healing professions were beginning to recognize how physiological processes such as heart rate, blood flow, pain thresholds etc. could be controlled via modalities such as hypnosis, visualization, meditation, humor and so on. Out of these observations grew the new and exciting field of mind-body medicine […]

Infertility Counseling: Is It Right For You?

Infertility counseling can help many couples that are going through infertility treatment programs. There are two types of counseling that an individual or couple may be looking at for fertility assistance; emotional counseling and physical infertility treatment. Both types of counseling are an essential part of successfully navigating the world of infertility. Physical infertility Treatment […]

Stress, Infertility and Solutions

by Sheryl Lyon Stress has been linked to infertility in numerous studies. Many believe that today’s modern stressful lifestyle is a primary cause of the frustrating “unexplained infertility” diagnosis. The ironic part is that infertility causes stress and stress causes infertility. The challenge is of course, breaking the cycle. How does stress cause infertility? There […]

Study Links Stress to Infertility

Study Links Stress to Infertility Source: www.PRWeb.com San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) Women who are experiencing the devastation of infertility are finding hope in a simple, self-applied acupressure. Researchers from Emory University showed that infertile women resumed ovulation after twenty weeks of psychotherapy to reduce stress levels. However, relief need not take that long. Emotional Freedom […]

Male Infertility – The Emotional Side

Men Undergoing Fertility Treatment Told to ‘Keep Talking’, Despite the Difficulty of Revealing Their Emotions Source: www.PRWeb.com The advice given to men on the infertility rollercoaster is to ‘keep talking’. Men still find it extremely difficult to discuss their emotions, says Steven Sonsino, a business school professor talking openly about his fertility treatment for the […]

Finding Infertility Support

Author: Chelsea Aubin Many women are dealing with fertility and conception problems, one suggestion to help relieve the stresses faced when failing to become pregnant is to find a friend to share in your experiences. Bonding with another person in the same situation can help both of you, and perhaps one or both of you […]

Basic Tips for Getting Pregnant

Author: Heather Barnard Many people write to me desperate to become pregnant but under the impression that all they have to do is to have unprotected sex a few times and they will become pregnant. These couples soon find out that this is not the case; many begin to wonder if there is something wrong […]

EFT for Infertility

Infertility, particularly unexplained infertility can have its roots in many sources which include emotional and psychological issues that can potentially impede conception. EFT is a process that can potentially replace costly and lengthy therapy to get to the bottom of the issues that may be preventing conception. What is EFT: EFT is short for emotional […]

When to Step Back From Your Conception Plans

Here is an interesting idea I found over at Fertility Blog. Take a break from trying to conceive. This is useful advice for anyone on the infertility treadmill but an especially useful concept for anyone undergoing physically and emotionally stressful infertility treatments. Trying to conceive is can be a lot of fun in the first […]

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