Infertility

Get the facts about infertility, including causes, fertility treatments, tips for those trying to conceive, related conditions like PCOS, and more.

Male Fertility Problems: Causes and Treatments

Learn about the potential reasons for male infertility, from issues with sperm to chronic conditions.

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Is a Sperm Cell Structure the Cause of Male Infertility?

Scientists at the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Toledo in Ohio have discovered a new structure in human sperm cells that may contribute to infertility and affect miscarriage and birth defect risk.

By Diane Domina

6 Tips to Boost Male Fertility

Are you and your partner trying to conceive? Learn about lifestyle changes you can make to increase your sperm health and more.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Secondary Infertility: Causes and Treatments

Having trouble conceiving or carrying a baby to term after previously successful pregnancies? Here’s what you should know.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

How Thyroid Disease Can Affect Your Fertility

When your thyroid is not healthy or fully functional, it can affect your ability to get pregnant. Here’s when to see a specialist.

By Mary Shomon

What Is a Sperm Count Test for Fertility?

Remember: An “abnormal result” does not mean you’ll never conceive.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

What Is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease?

A big risk of PID? Scarring of the reproductive tract and, in some cases, infertility.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Infertility: Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatments

Many factors can impact your fertility. Learn the basics here.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

3 Natural Highly Effective Fertility Methods Every Woman Should Know

Contrary to popular belief, it’s not as easy to get pregnant as it may seem. An egg must be available, which only happens once a month. It only stays in the uterus for 12-24 hours. Semen must be present, which can survive inside a woman for about 6 d...

By Alisha Bridges

Insomnia May Be Destroying Your Fertility

Biology may be to blame for lower fertility from sleep issues.

By Martin Reed

Woman Fights Infertility With Bariatric Surgery

In an interview with MBL, a patient tells her story of battling obesity and infertility by overcoming complications from weight-loss surgeries and treatments.

By My Bariatric Life

Meet the Experts

Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Health Professional

Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D., LCCE, CLC, AdvCD(DONA) is a childbirth educator, doula, founder of Childbirth.org, and author.

Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

Health Professional

Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D., LCCE, CLC, AdvCD(DONA) is a childbirth educator, doula, founder of Childbirth.org, and author.

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