Tag - infertility issues

Baby born after womb transplantation

In September, a 36-year-old Swedish woman became the first ever to give birth from a transplanted womb. A new paper published in The Lancet provides a "proof of concept" report on the case. "Absolute uterine factor infertility" is the only type of female infertility still considered to be untreatable. This condition is often a consequence of Rokitansky syndrome, which is when a woman is born without a womb. Adoption and surrogacy have so far been the only options for women [...]

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Boost Baby Making for Men with these 6 Things

It‘s official. What you eat and how much you exercise can actually boost your baby making ability. According to new research you can change the strength of your gene’s (DNA) by keeping in optimum physical shape.Research from Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Robinson Institute, Research Centre for Reproductive Health at the University of Adelaide in South Australia found that a fathers diet and body composition at the time of conception is likely to affect his future child’s [...]

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Get pregnant by getting a job!

You could increase your chances to get pregnant by... getting a job! A US study matched 140 million female birth records with unemployment rates and found that the negative effects of unemployment on fertility increase over time. Scientists have been researching the relationship between fertility and unemployment for more than a century. Most studies find that fertility falls with unemployment in the short run but it is not known whether these negative effects persist because women simply may postpone childbearing to better [...]

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Alice Tan: “Trying to have a baby for OVER 3 YEARS”

Alice Tan: "Trying to have a baby for OVER 3 YEARS" Alice Tan and her husband did NOT quit. After more than 3 years of no success in conceiving they decided to try Conceive Plus...Today they're the happy parents of a 1-year old baby boy!!! Trying to get pregnant? If you are trying to get pregnant, using Conceive Plus fertility lubricant can help increase the chances, naturally. Use in place of your regular lube, Conceive Plus is a gentle lubricant that actually helps the process [...]

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Women and fertility: What if it’s been a ‘Big Lie’?

We’ve all grown up with this same idea “First comes love, then comes marriage, then comes baby in a baby carriage.” But reality is that the society changes over time. For modern women, it’s a bit more like “First comes the education, then the graduate degrees and then having a good job and financial security” and only after all this come love, marriage and babies. But is this happy ending necessarily given??As much as we would like to believe, [...]

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Celebrity Baby Scoop: Elisabeth Rohm says she can be voice on infertility

Elisabeth Rohm just wrapped up participation in Fertility Planit - a two day event April 4-5 at the University of California at Los Angeles. The first event of its kind, Fertility Planit was an all-fertility focused show featuring leading fertility experts. Topics included Beginners Guild to Infertility, Becoming a Single Parent by Choice, Egg Freezing, Creating a LGBT family, Adoption, Male Infertility, Fertility Over 40, Adoption, and IVF.The actress talked about motherhood, IVF and her book, "Having the Child [...]

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Declining Fertility Rate – key Challenge to the Prenatal Testing Market in the US

Reportstack has announced a new market research publication on Prenatal Testing Market in the US 2014-2018. The report pinpoints declining fertility rate as a key challenge to the American prenatal testing market. The findings are for the forecast period 2014-2018. The declining fertility rate and related drop in number of pregnancies is leading to a marked reduction in the demand for prenatal testing. Additionally, the risks related to invasive diagnostic procedures are also discouraging expectant mothers from undergoing these procedures.”The US fertility [...]

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Lab Grown Sperm Could Cure Male Infertility

Sperm has been successfully grown in a test tube for the first time, a breakthrough technology that could eventually help cure male infertility, Japanese scientists said Thursday.In the experiment, researchers at Yokohama City University were able to produce healthy, fertile offspring using the laboratory created sperm. Their findings can be found in the journal Nature.“Until now, none of the attempts have been wholly successful, and when the sperm have been used, the pups born have not been healthy and have soon [...]

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Many couples break up over infertility

Couples with fertility problems are more likely to stay together if they eventually have a child together, new research indicates.Previous studies have shown that fertility problems can have a massive impact - both physically and psychologically - on couples, particularly women. Some studies have even found that undergoing unsuccessful fertility treatment may increase stress and depression levels and lower overall quality of life.However, other studies have found that fertility problems can bring couples closer together, so Danish researchers decided [...]

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“We used a sperm safe fertility lubricant” – Conceive Plus video testimonial

Conceive Plus video testimonial "We used a sperm safe fertility lubricant..."PREGNANCY TIPS TO HELP YOU CONCEIVE The time to start working toward a healthy pregnancy is before you conceive. If you are trying to get pregnant our pregnancy tips are good start to get your body ready for conception process. Read more here MORE ABOUT CONCEIVE PLUS If you have just started trying to get pregnant or have been trying for a while, Conceive Plus® can help increase your chances of conception naturally! [...]

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