Ovulation and sperm deficiencies are the most common infertility problems, accounting for two-thirds of all cases. READ MORE
Even When IVF Is Covered by Insurance, High Bills and Hassles Abound
Only 15 states require insurance to cover fertility treatments
The Unicorn in the Room: My Infertility Journey Led to an Unexpected Discovery
Fertility testing revealed that I have a rare condition that makes becoming and staying pregnant difficult
Infertility Isn’t Just a Physical Journey — It’s an Emotional One, Too
Struggling with infertility can have a lasting effect on your mental health, whether your journey ends in a baby or not
Our Gestational Carrier Brought Us the Joy of Parenthood — and Friendship
When Kathleen carried our baby, she became a part of our family, too
Fast Facts: What You Need to Know About Endometriosis
It can take years for women to get diagnosed. Learn about the condition to get the help you need.
Sex, Fertility and Breast Cancer
Breast cancer doesn't have to mean an end to your sex life or your plans to have a family
Endometriosis Made My Pregnancy High Risk
I didn't realize that getting and staying pregnant would prove the most frightening experience of my life
Infertility Killed My Sex Life
On those precious days when I was ovulating, our connection felt impossible. We were now lab partners, and our once-carefree sex life became a chore.
Infertility Leaves a Mark on Body and Soul
Infertility and, ultimately, pregnancy take a toll on body and soul. Katie O'Connor, founder of Shine, a website to inspire fertility empowerment, shares her story.
What I Learned About Infertility While Trying to Conceive Our Second
Hope and positivity did not treat my PMAD. Instead, treatment restored my hope and positivity.
States Act To Safeguard Young Cancer Patients' Chances To Have Children
Some states are requiring insurance to pay for preserving eggs and sperm for young patients undergoing cancer chemotherapy so they have opportunities to have children later.
The Truth About Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is considered the most common cause of female infertility. But, with proper diagnosis and treatment, many women with PCOS are able to achieve a healthy pregnancy.
Can Diet Boost IVF Success?
A small study suggests the so-called Mediterranean diet boost success of infertility treatment involving in vitro fertilization.
30 Jan 2018Fertility
With IVF, Are Fresh or Frozen Embryos Better?
The chances of having a baby after in vitro fertilization (IVF) are similar for most women whether frozen or fresh embryos are used, a new study finds.
13 Jan 2018Fertility
Having Too Little of This Nutrient Could Harm a Woman's Fertility
Nearly half of U.S. women have at least a mild deficiency in the nutrient iodine, and new research suggests it could impair their fertility.
13 Jan 2018Fertility