While the odds of conception and birth of a healthy baby decrease as women get older, there are many things you can do to help yourself be as healthy as possible as you go through the process of getting pregnant over age 35. Take your health seriously and your odds of conceiving over 35 will improve
Getting pregnant when you are over 40 years of age poses more health risks than when you are in your 20s. Aside from the potential health risks, women in their 40s should be aware that according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the chances of a woman conceiving dramatically decre
At times parents are placed in tongue-tied situations when they want to adopt a child and this is because the process is somewhat very demanding and frustrating. There is a need to get concrete inform
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The immune system helps to recognize foreign invasion such as the forming of free radicals, bacteria, and viruses in order to destroy them. For some reason immune systems may become abnormal, leading the immune system to attach it's own body tissues or view the sperm as foreign invasion.
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One piece of advice that seems to have conflicting sides is the use of Goji juice during pregnancy. Many people claim that Goji juice can serve as a natural remedy for morning sickness, a common occurrence when one is pregnant. But there are doubts regarding its safety for pregnant women.
Before you begin the ovarian stimulation phase of the IVF cycle, you will need to use an injectible gonadotropin releasing hormone agonist (GnRH-agonist) called Lupron. The aim of ovarian stimulation is to stimulate the growth of several follicles in order to increase the number of eggs for fertiliz
Baby gender is an important issue for many prospective parents. As such, it is not surprising that many people want the ability to control the outcome of their baby's gender. For parents tryi
As well as felling joyfulness and happiness because the baby is coming , women can also feel troubled some times. Risks do exist and problems do occur. The most scary fact in pregnant women is the bleeding
Miscarriages during pregnancy is nature's cruel way of telling us that something is not right (or wasn't right from the start) with your pregnancy. Most Miscarriages occur for first time pregnancies when there are particular genetic problems with the foetus due to nothing more than bad luc
Having trouble on getting pregnant? It has been years and you still dont have your first kid? Well, there is a simple solution for this, the fertility calendars. As you must know, every woman is different, so every womans menstrual cycle is also different. Therefore, if you are trying to conceive th
Your well into you eighth month and you are oh so ready for this baby to come. But as ready as you feel don't forget the babymoon. Whether this is your first child or your third, now is the p
Pregnancy may be one of the most important events in your life. Therefore, you have to maintain your healthy body and baby during your pregnancy. In this article, there are some activities that you should not do while you are pregnant.
Many mothers are addicted to caffeine and cannot handle going without during the nine months of pregnancy. The damage done to the fetus is a very critical issue in this time of development. Occasionally we see pregnant women come into Starbucks and buy a cup of coffee and wonder if we should say som
One of the first things you want to know when you find out you are pregnant is "When am I due?" This is also the first question that most pregnant women are asked upon sharing the big news with friends and family. There are hundreds of pregnancy due date calendars and charts out there, but
Many people have different thoughts on trying to conceive a boy. Some of these are based on myths, some are based on science, and some seem to just have no basis at all.
I often get emails which ask me to help the writer determine the best days for conception. This magic fertility window can be a mystery and many people just blindly guess at it. Some just determine th
Ovulation and conception are natural occurrences that do not come naturally for everyone. Women may have trouble ovulating, while one or both partners might have conditions that make conception difficult. While fertility treatments and other surgical procedures are traditional ways to handle this is
Pregnancy is supposed to be one of the most anticipated and joyous moments in every woman's life. But not everyone experiences the euphoria. Studies reveal that at least 10 percent of pregnant women go through ...