fertility problems

5 Ways to Overcome Fertility Problems 2

These five practical tips for overcoming fertility problems are inspired by a parable of a couple who finally conceived a baby after years of trying to get pregnant. The Clearblue Fertility Monitor isn’t a cure for fertility problems, but it can help you get pregnant. Fertility monitors track your ovulation and menstrual cycles, and tell you the best time to have […]

Ways to Overcome Fertility Problems

Eating Disorders and Getting Pregnant

Is it possible that your “unexplained infertility” is because of an eating disorder? Getting pregnant takes about a year on average, but if you have an eating disorder such as bulimia or anorexia nervosa, your fertility will be affected. Here’s what research from the University of Helsinki says about eating disorders and getting pregnant: Women with eating disorders are less […]

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9 Health Problems That Prevent Pregnancy 9

Here are the most common health or medical problems that stop pregnancy, plus tips on how to conceive a baby without having to see a fertility doctor. This information is from The Impatient Woman’s Guide to Getting Pregnant by Jean Twenge – it’s the newest, most comprehensive guidebook for pregnancy. “Trying to get pregnant is very emotional and stressful because ultimately […]

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5 Tips for Living With Male Fertility Problems 4

Infertility may be the worst thing a man faces, especially if fertility is manhood to him. These tips for living with male fertility problems are from The Fertility Sourcebook and my husband’s experience with azoospermia. “…the number-one problem most men faced was admitting their infertility to another male, particularly close family members and friends,” writes Sara Rosenthal in The Fertility […]

Emotional Health Tips for When You’re Not Getting Pregnant

The stress of not getting pregnant – or coping with fertility problems – can create a downward spiral. These emotional health tips will awaken your creativity and have a positive effect on your mood and perhaps even your fertility… If you know you’ll never get pregnant, read Silent Sorority: A Barren Woman Gets Busy, Angry, Lost and Found.  You’ll see you’re not alone, […]

Emotional Health Tips for Women Not Getting Pregnant

Causes of Fertility Problems in Men and Women

Do you need help getting pregnant? These causes of fertility problems may help you figure out why you’re not conceiving. If you’ve been trying to get pregnant for more than a year, you need to talk to your family physician, a gynecologist, or even a naturopathic doctor. I have updated and rewritten this article – it’s now called 12 Causes of Fertility […]

Causes of Fertility Problems

How a Woman’s Age Affects Her Fertility 6

My fertility doctor warned me about certain mistaken beliefs about getting pregnant for women over a certain age.  Sure, he said, we hear about women getting pregnant in their 40s – but it’s easier said than done. Don’t let your age stop you from trying to get pregnant if you’re over 40! Read Making Babies: A Proven 3-Month Program for Maximum Fertility […]

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