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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Fertility Risk at Home for Men — and Their Dogs

Chemical contaminants could be playing a key role in soaring, worldwide male infertility rates. Even dogs are more infertile than before.

By Diane Domina

Prediabetes and Male Infertility

You may know that diabetes affects male fertility, but what about prediabetes? Here's what you should know about high blood sugar and men’s sexual health.

By Amy Hendel, P.A.

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

How Can Celiac Disease Affect Fertility and Pregnancy?

One in 100 people have celiac disease, but many of them remain undiagnosed. Here are ways in which celiac can affect your reproductive health.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.

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.

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.

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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