Endometriosis affects 2-10% of women ages 25-40 and is the leading cause of infertility. It is a common disorder and occurs when the uterus lining grows outside of the uterus itself. Although the cause of endometriosis is unknown, there are … [Read more...] about Endometriosis
It is essential to practice safe sex to reduce the risk of Sexually Transmitted Infections and unintended pregnancy. Using condoms during sex prevents a barrier that protects both partners from spreading or contracting any STI. Some STDs often do … [Read more...] about Practicing Safe Sex
Timing is important when trying to become pregnant. While there is a common process involved, it can vary from one woman to the next. That’s why it is essential to understand what’s happening and when it occurs in order to time reproduction. How do … [Read more...] about Getting Pregnant: When Am I Most Fertile?
About 12 to 13 couples out of 100 in the United States will have trouble conceiving. Infertility means that you have had unprotected, regular sex for at least six months to a year and can’t get pregnant. Other factors may apply as well, like age. … [Read more...] about How Do I Know If I Am Infertile?
Deciding to have a baby can be exciting! It can also be overwhelming. Some couples are not sure where to begin when they want to conceive. Others may have difficulty with fertility. There are many things to consider before you begin trying for a … [Read more...] about What Should I Do If I Want to Get Pregnant?
Approximately 6.1 million American women experience infertility. That equals around 10% of females in the U.S. who are in their childbearing years. Out of those, around 25% are infertile for multiple reasons. Common causes can be age, blocked tubes, … [Read more...] about Trouble Getting Pregnant?