During pregnancy your body needs additional vitamins, minerals, and other essential nutrients, and as your baby grows rapidly in the 2nd and 3rd trimester, your daily caloric requirements may also increase. However, your main concern during pregnancy should be on the quality of foods you eat and not so much the quantity. Poor eating habits during this period could result in excessive weight gain, gestational diabetes, and other complications.
Endometriosis can cause severe pain (especially during your period) and can also affect your fertility. The month of March has been designated as Endometriosis Awareness Month to help women recognize signs of endometriosis and seek appropriate treatment.
In today’s world, it is not uncommon for men and women to want to delay having children. However, advancing age can significantly hinder your chances of becoming pregnant. It is therefore a good idea to have a backup plan to protect your fertility against the ravages of time. Here’s a look at some of the potential benefits of freezing your eggs:
Are you hoping to start a family this year, but having trouble getting pregnant? At ReproMed Fertility Center, we will help you make sense of this difficult situation.
All women are born with a fixed number of eggs in their body that can be fertilized by sperm to create new life. However, along with the quantity of eggs available, the quality of those eggs also play an important role in successfully conceiving a child.
The year-end holidays are a time to count your blessings, so it can be tough when your desire to hold your own baby in your arms remains unfulfilled. With a bit of patience, planning and a positive mental attitude, you can transform your sadness into gladness and gratitude.
Dealing with infertility can be a traumatic experience. Here is a list of some fertility myths that must be dispelled as you look for the ideal treatment option for your condition:
Your fertility doctor must be willing to discuss various treatment options for your condition and this should include treatments that are not offered at the fertility center. The possibility of conceiving by simply timing sex properly, reducing weight, smoking cessation, or just waiting a bit longer should also be discussed.