Will Acupuncture Help Me Get Pregnant?

Will Acupuncture Help Me Get Pregnant?

Proponents of acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) will argue that such practices can help to cure infertility. But critics suggest it’s all blowing smoke. So how can you know which is true? This article examines scientific studies and other professional...
A Helping Womb Part I: Donating Eggs Or Surrogacy

A Helping Womb Part I: Donating Eggs Or Surrogacy

Many people know about in vitro fertilization (IVF) as a way to get pregnant if you are having trouble conceiving, but less commonly known is that you can use donated eggs for this procedure. There are many reasons why couples choose this pathway, but if you are...
Putting Infertility In The Past When Adopting

Putting Infertility In The Past When Adopting

Realize that this is a huge loss, and that you have been through a major life crisis. Even as children, most women picture their future family and children. Nobody pictures this as being extremely difficult to attain, which is why infertility can be so shocking to...
Improving Egg Quality

Improving Egg Quality

If you’re trying to get pregnant and want to make sure those little eggies are in the best shape they can be, you’re in luck. There are some proven dietary and lifestyle tactics you can use to improve egg quality. In fact, the process of improving egg quality is...
Women Gambling With Genetics Due To Financial Constraints

Women Gambling With Genetics Due To Financial Constraints

Melinda carries the gene mutation known as BRCA1, which increases her risk for breast, ovarian, prostate and pancreatic cancer. After having chemotherapy and a double mastectomy at the age of 29, she told Norah O’Donnell, CBS News’ Chief White House Correspondent that...
Improve Sperm Without Medication

Improve Sperm Without Medication

Nearly 1 in 6 couples will face fertility problems in their lifetime, and 1 in 4 pregnancies will end in miscarriage. Studies show that nearly 40% of all infertility in couples is due to male factors, with nearly 25% of couples having both male and female infertility...