Fertility Related Proteins In Men Can Be Affected By COVID-19

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  If you’re trying to have a baby, you may want to talk to your partner about taking extra precautions to avoid COVID-19. Whether that means limiting contact with others, wearing a mask, getting vaccinated, or other adjustments, there’s a good reason to stay healthy. Research has shown that men who contract COVID can have … Read more

How Infertility Can Affect Your Mental Health

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Infertility is more than just physically having trouble getting pregnant. It’s also a mental health issue that can affect your self-esteem and how you feel about yourself and your place in the world. But a lot of people don’t talk about the psychological impact infertility can have, and the feelings of loss it can create. … Read more

National Infertility Awareness Week 2022

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April 24-30, 2022 is National Infertility Awareness Week®. This week of dedication to the struggle of infertility was started by RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association, in 1989. The goal is to change the conversation that takes place around infertility. There’s a lot of misinformation around the issue, and plenty of myths circulating. But those things … Read more

Celebrities who have struggled with infertility

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What do Mariah Carey, Sarah Jessica Parker, Chrissy Teigen and Kim Kardashian all have in common? The obvious fact is that they are all celebrities, but did you know that they all struggled with their fertility? Sometimes trying to conceive is difficult, and this obstacle can even affect those considered glamourous and lucky. Here are … Read more

9 ways to improve sperm quality

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Did you know that sperm production takes about three months, so any changes a man makes today won’t show up in the semen for at least that long? If you and your partner are planning or trying to conceive, there are some lifestyle changes the man should consider making in order to improve his sperm … Read more