Embryos Rescued During Hurricane Sandy Are Now Babies

By | Tue, 10/29/2013 - 17:15

Seven babies have been born from the embryos saved by a fertility clinic during Hurricane Sandy.

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Mini-IVF, 5-Minute Technique, Is 'More Effective And Less Expensive'

By | Fri, 10/18/2013 - 14:14

A new "mini-IVF" treatment is found to be half the price and twice as likely to boost fertility compared to the conventional method.


Bacon Lowers Sperm Count, While Fish Boosts Fertility

By | Tue, 10/15/2013 - 11:11

According to a new study, bacon lowers sperm count, while fish improves it.

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Hearty Breakfasts May Boost Fertility In Women

By | Thu, 10/03/2013 - 13:19

Women who are struggling to conceive may improve their fertility with a big, hearty breakfast in the morning.

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Fertility Statistics Are 300 Years Old And May Be Exaggerating Risk Of Pregnancy After 30

By | Thu, 09/19/2013 - 11:29

Commonly cited fertility statistics, which are 300 years old, overplay the risks of pregnancy for women over 30.


Improve Male And Female Fertility With Raspberries: 'Superfood' Contains High Levels Of Folate, Vitamin C

By | Mon, 08/26/2013 - 21:08

The micronutrients in raspberries may improve fertility by promoting sperm and embryo health as well as a healthy body weight, specialists say.


Neuroticism Could Cause Fertility Rates To Drop Across The Globe

By | Thu, 08/22/2013 - 18:49

Fertility rates are declining in some parts of the world, and according to Norwegian researchers, it could be partially due to people's personality traits, among a number of other social factors.

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New App Will Pay You If You Don't Get Pregnant

By | Fri, 08/09/2013 - 16:47

The 'Glow' fertility app uses scientific data to help women get pregnant and, if it doesn't, promises to help foot the bill to help couples conceive.

Lack Of Evidence Suggests Women Taking Antioxidants Won't Increase Chances of Fertility

Lack Of Evidence Suggests Women Taking Antioxidants Won't Increase Chances Of Fertility

By | Mon, 08/05/2013 - 16:25

While antioxidants are supposed to help fight free radicals, they haven't been proven to increase fertility — in women, at least.

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Hotel Health Risks: Chronic Illnesses You Can Get From A Long Hotel Stay

By | Wed, 06/26/2013 - 19:57

A long hotel stay can increase the risk of developing chronic illnesses.

Fertility and Birth Rates Stabilized in 2012

After Years Of Decline, Fertility and Birth Rates Stabilized From 2011 to 2012, CDC Reports

By | Thu, 06/06/2013 - 08:03

The CDC's 2012 birth and fertility rates show a stabilizing trend, suggesting that better awareness of how pregnancy occurs and access to birth control may be helping people better plan their families.


DNA Repair Gene BRCA1 Helps Keep Egg Cells Young, May Extend Reproductive Lifespan

By | Tue, 05/21/2013 - 15:25

A new study finds that repair molecules produced by functional BRCA1, the "breast cancer gene," keep egg cells from self-destructing.

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Addicted to Pregnancy? Couple Expecting 17th Baby, Used Fertility Drug Clomid

By | Wed, 05/08/2013 - 20:56

Christi and Dave Carson of Lake Elsinore, California, already have nine boys and seven girls, and the fertility drug Clomid has the couple pregnant with their seventeenth child.

Long 'Fertility Window' Associated With Recurrent Miscarriages

By | Sun, 01/06/2013 - 14:59

Fertility window that isn't properly regulated in some women may be associated with increased risk of miscarriage that these women face.

Saturated Fats Linked to Lower Sperm Count

By | Sun, 01/06/2013 - 14:54

A new study from Denmark shows that saturated fat can lead to lower sperm count.