Category Fertility

How Heavy Metals In Our Foods & Environment Cause Infertility

Infertility is something that is all too common in this day and age. However, the high rate of infertility amongst couples in Nigerian has been linked to the consumption of heavy metals through the food we eat and our environment.

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Anovulation: Causes, Symptoms And Everything You Must Know About Getting Pregnant Despite It

Approximately every month an egg will mature within one of your ovaries, and be released in readiness for fertilization by sperm. This means pregnancy is potentially possible at that time. While ovulation is the monthly release of eggs from the

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Ovulation Facts Every Woman Should Know

Many women will get curious or try to understand the term ‘ovulation’ only if they have difficulty getting pregnant. However, ovulation is such a vital part of a woman’s life that you should not wait until you are having difficulty

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Breakthrough: First US Baby Ever From The Transplanted Womb Of A Dead Donor Makes Her Debut

Medicine has recorded some major feats through the centuries, and the world of many women and families have been blessed by many of these medical advances. Less than 5% of women worldwide have some type of “absolute uterine factor infertility,”

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Fibroid Facts: July Is Fibroids Awareness Month

Fibroid awareness means knowing more about an extremely prevalent gynecological condition. It is estimated that as many as 77 percent of women of childbearing age could have the condition without knowing it. Eighty percent of all women will develop fibroids

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TTC? See How This Sticker Is Helping Normalize Infertility

The sticker above is the obsessive life of women who are desperately trying to conceive. Almost every struggling-to-conceive woman take more than one pregnancy test every month whilst trying to get pregnant. Trying for a baby to no avail comes

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Actress, Nse Ikpe Etim Reveals Why She Will Never Be Able To Biologically Have A Child

Talented Nollywood actress, Nse Ikpe-Etim has revealed she won’t be able to have a child biologically for the rest of her life. While speaking at an event tagged “Conversation With Nse” in Lekki, the actress told her audience that three

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Read Story Of This Ugandan Mum, Mariam Nabatanzi Babirye Who Gave Birth To 42 Children

A 37-year-old Ugandan woman, Mariam Nabatanzi Babirye, living in Kabimbiri village, outside of the country’s capital, Kampala, has made world record for having 42 children. According to the Daily Monitor of Uganda, the woman had her last baby via Cesarean

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Eureka! Male Birth Control Pill Has Passed Human Safety Tests

This should be good news but we have no idea how the menfolk will view it. Male birth control pill has just been declared safe and effective. Birth control pills for men has faced a number of obstacles in the

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Egg Freezing: Everything You Need To Know About Putting Your Fertility On Ice

Egg freezing, or oocyte cryopreservation, is a process in which a woman’s eggs (oocytes) are extracted, frozen and stored as a method to preserve reproductive potential in women of reproductive age, who wish to postpone pregnancy to a later date –

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Gabrielle Union Wade On Why “Having My Daughter Via Surrogacy Felt Like Surrendering To Failure”

American actress, activist, and author, Gabrielle Union Wade, 46, says opting for surrogacy was not easy. She posited that it felt like she was ‘surrendering to failure’ by having another woman carry her child with Dwyane Wade. The “Being Mary

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Mum, Beata Bienias, Defies Medical Odds, Falls Pregnant Via IVF Only To Discover This

A woman who struggled for years to have a child gave birth to three babies in what she called a miracle. Beata Bienias, 36, and husband Powell, 40, had tried for three years to conceive naturally before turning to a fertility

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Richard Mason Begs Sons To Contact Him After They Cut Him Off For Suing Their Unfaithful Mother

Recall the news of the father who found out that the three children he thought were his were not after all? (Read Here) Well, the latest on the issue is that the devastated ‘dad’, Richard Mason, 55, is reaching out

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OAP Toolz and Tunde Demuren Welcome A Son | Reveals Details Of Her Herculean Journey To Motherhood

A few weeks ago, unconfirmed reports announced the arrival of a baby to the family of OAP Tolu Oniru-Demuren aka Toolz and her hubby, Captain Tunde Demuren. December 2018 has been one amazing season for many Nigerian celebrities as quite

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8 Great Food Options To Boost His Sperm Count

A low sperm count is also known as Oligospermia, while a complete absence of sperm is called azoospermia. Sperm count or total sperm count refers to the average number of sperm present in one sample of semen. READ ALSO: Sperm Meets Egg:

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Do’s And Dont’s After Having A Miscarriage

A miscarriage is the spontaneous loss of a pregnancy , the most telling symptoms that accompany the condition being heavy bleeding with  abdominal or back pain and cramping. Depending on how far along your pregnancy was, these symptoms can last for

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9 Proactive Ways To Boost Your Ovulation

Ovulation is the term used to describe a process triggered by hormones for the monthly release of egg/ovum from the ovary per menstrual cycle. In recent times, lifestyle factors are playing pivotal role in the development of infertility. Thankfully, these

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7 Natural Ways To Boost A Low Sperm Count (Part One)

Eyinade Eweje Low sperm count, one of the leading causes of male infertility, is responsible for a lot of today’s couples’ inability to conceive. For those battling this condition, in addition to necessary medical intervention(s), here are 7 natural ways

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How Erin Boelhower Became a Mom After 6 Miscarriages And More Than 600 IVF Injections

Erin Boelhower, 33, from Woodstock, Illinois, endured 9 IVF transfers and more than 600 injections over the course of 3 years trying to get pregnant with husband, Matthew, 33. Erin and Matthew were left devastated after suffering a string of

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New Study: Men Who Scrimp On Sleep Have Lower Testosterone Levels

Sleep is something many are willing to short-change, but new research shows that could have grave implications for men. Poor sleep is linked to lower levels of testosterone, according to a study of almost 2,300 men by the University of

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Experts Reveal Correlation Between Sleep Patterns And Conception In New Study

Are you trying to conceive? You may want to work on your sleep schedule and stick to your bedtime. New study has found out that women with erratic sleep schedules take longer to get pregnant. Women hoping to start a

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Matthew Wright Breaks Down In Tears As He Recounts How One Last Embryo Kept In Freezer For 6-Years Did It For Them| Photos & Video

They announced their miracle pregnancy with a baby girl last week, following 8 years of ‘challenging’ IVF treatments. And Matthew Wright shed tears as he discussed he and wife, Amelia‘s road to parenthood during an emotional interview on Wednesday’s episode

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Eye-Opening: Fertility Expert, Dr. Okewale Talks About Factors That Delay Conception And Remedies

Dr. Babatunde Okewale, an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (O&G) and a fertility expert has highlighted how late marriage could affect a woman’s chances of getting pregnant. In an interview with Tayo Gesinde, Dr. Okewale- Chairman and Chief Medical Director of St

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Gabrielle Union Finally Get Answers To Her Infertility Problem And It Is Enlightening

It’s no longer news that American actress, Gabrielle Union Wade has been struggling with infertility. The 45-year-old actress has always been open about her struggles with infertility, revealing in her memoir- “We’re Going to Need More Wine” that she had

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Wow! Check Out The Many Benefits Of Eating Pumpkin ‘Ugu’ Leaves You Didn’t Know About

Talk about that seemingly not too prized food item that is capable of achieving much more than it is credited for, and you will not be far from right if you named “Ugu” leaves. Medical researchers and nutritionists have said

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