Trouble Getting Pregnant - Preconception

Suspecting a Problem

Movies and television often make getting pregnant seem like the simplest thing in the world, but that isn't always the case. Are you having a more difficult time conceiving than you had originally anticipated? Use the articles below to help you decide when it is appropriate to schedule a visit with your doctor.
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Infertility: Taking the First Steps

One of the most unexpected, and increasing, problems many couples are facing today is infertility. According to the Mayo Clinic, 10 to 15 ...
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Common Infertility Issues Explained

Did you know that one in five couples encounter fertility issues when they try to conceive? Don’t be scared by those numbers; just be aware. ...
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Treatment of Infertility: General

Treatment of infertility can range from very simple suggestions to medications, surgeries, and procedures like in vitro fertilization, or IVF. ...
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Evaluation of Female Infertility

An infertility evaluation can be started by whichever doctor you see for pap smears and other female issues. Ultimately, you will probably need ...
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Evaluation of Male Infertility

When couples are evaluated for infertility, the cause is considered to be a “male factor” in about a quarter of the cases. Men need to be ...
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Causes of Infertility: Female

When a couple is evaluated for infertility, almost half of the time it is found to be due to “female factors.” 24% of infertility is due to ...
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