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5 Lifestyle Changes that Help Boost Fertility

According to statistics, one in six couples struggles to conceive and in more than 40% of these cases the causes are unknown. If you are having a difficult time conceiving, these simple lifestyle changes can help improve your chances:   Be mindful of your weight. Being overweight or underweight can affect a woman’s fertility. If you can lose or gain weight, it can help yo ... READ MORE

The Female Reproductive System and How It Works

The female reproductive system performs several functions. The ovaries produce the egg cells which are then transported to the fallopian tube where it may be fertilized by a sperm. The fertilized egg moves to the uterus where the lining has thickened, responding to the hormones of the reproductive cycle. The fertilized egg in the uterus can implant into the thickened lining and continue to develop. ... READ MORE

Ovulation Signs You Need to Know

Ovulation symptoms are not hard to notice. When you know what you should look for, you’ll be very surprised how easy it is. Everyone who’s trying to conceive wants to know when the actual ovulation day is. Ovulation is when the ovary releases an egg. When that egg is ovulated, you’d want sperm to be waiting in your fallopian tubes to fertilize that egg. So ideally, an intercourse should happ ... READ MORE

A Quick Guide to In Vitro Fetilization

In vitro fertilization is a procedure that is used to fertilize an egg outside a woman’s body and is done in a specialized laboratory. It is often considered when other methods of conception have failed. Other reasons for IVF are when the man has very low semen parameters or the woman’s fallopian tubes are blocked. Here is an outline of the IVF procedures: Preparation for the IVF cycle include ... READ MORE

Here’s Why Women Should Consider Meditation

Your health, as well as the health of your growing baby, are the most important things to keep in mind while you are pregnant. Despite all the changes that your body is going through, both physically and mentally, you want to be at your healthiest to provide the utmost best environment and start for your baby. To be able to cope with the physical changes of pregnancy, you should consider med ... READ MORE


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