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Adoption

Many people who want to be parents tend to exhaust infertility treatments before turning to adoption, regarding it as a last resort.  Other couples, such…


Age and Fertility

Increased infertility with age is a well-documented problem and very apparent in modern society. As couples wait longer to have children, a higher percentage of couples have…


Varicocele

A varicocele is mass of enlarged and dilated veins in the testicle that essentially feels like a bag of worms. It is generally not harmful…


Cancer and Male Infertility

Lance Armstrong may be the poster child for proving that cancer doesn’t have to mean the end of baby-making for guys. The world-renowned cyclist owes his three…


Turner Syndrome

Turner Syndrome, a chromosomal abnormality occurs in about 1 out of 2500 live female births. 98%-99% of pregnancies with Turner syndrome spontaneously miscarry. Basically, it means she is…


STDs And Infertility

He never called. The sex wasn’t that great, anyway. If you have a few youthful indiscretions in your past, or simply a new partner with a nasty…


PCOS Treatment

By Angie Best-Boss “The thing I hate most about PCOS is that it’s an umbrella for multiple symptoms that may not actually all belong under…


Ovulation Induction

The following articles look at different treatments and methods available for ovulation induction and pregnancy induction. Fertility Drugs In general, fertility drugs for women work to overcome…


Intrauterine Insemination

Intrauterine Insemination – Overview Donor insemination is a broad term that covers any procedure which improves the chances of becoming pregnant by artificially placing semen…