Category Fertility

New Study Links Women With Longer Periods Of Fertility To Higher Risk Of Dementia

A new study claims that women who have longer periods of fertility have a higher risk of dementia late in life. For the study, published in the journal Alzheimer’s and Dementia, researchers looked at more than 1,300 women in Sweden from 1968

Continue reading…

September Is PCOS Awareness Month: See Expert Advice On Getting Pregnant Despite The Odds

September is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) Awareness Month. It is a hormonal problem that interferes with a woman’s reproductive system. When you have PCOS, your ovaries are larger than normal and can have many tiny cysts that contain immature eggs.

Continue reading…

Consultant Haematologist On How Rhesus Incompatibility Can Rob Couples Of The Joy Of Parenthood 

Many people are now aware that genotype compatibility is a defining factor when it comes to choosing a life partner but many are still not clear that it doesn’t just end there. Many women have suffered repeated miscarriages, still birth

Continue reading…

The Best Time To Get Pregnant | Fertility Specialist, Dr Abayomi Ajayi

Fertility expert, Dr Abayomi Ajayi has shared some useful tips on the best time to get pregnant. Children are very important in the African culture because a childless marriage is often viewed as an ‘incomplete marriage.’ When a couple has

Continue reading…

After Many Failed Attempts Trying To Conceive For 26 Years, Bunmi Olugbodi Gives IVF A Last Try At Age 54 And Gets Overwhelming Results

That indescribable joy you have when the much anticipated for, happens finally. May 27, 2020 will go down in history as a day of joy for US-based wife of 26 years, Mrs Bunmi Olugbodi who gave birth to two bouncing baby

Continue reading…

Fertility Expert, Dr. Ibrahim Wada Has A Warning Message For Men Who Use Hormonal Drugs To Treat Low Sperm Count

A fertility and reproductive health expert has warned men struggling with low sperm count to avoid using hormonal drugs to suppress the health condition. The term “hormonal drugs”, according to the expert, Dr. Ibrahim Wada, originally applies to substances secreted

Continue reading…

Expert Advice On Getting Pregnant Despite Ovulation Disorder Offers Some Cheer

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times: age is the primary factor affecting fertility, and it can affect both your ovulation and the viability of your eggs. You are born with all the eggs that you’ll

Continue reading…

How To Achieve Pregnancy Despite Hyperprolactenemia, PCOS & Other Hormone Imbalance Problems- Fertility Expert, Abayomi Ajayi

Hormone imbalance is quite a common problem and presents itself in form of symptoms that many women recognize as letting milk from the breasts without being pregnant or nursing. Some women recognize it as irregular or absent menstrual cycles, anovulation 

Continue reading…

Gynaecologist, Dr Abosede Lewu Schools Couples On The Link Between Smoking & Infertility

An Obstetrician and Gynaecologist has revealed that men and women who smoke cigarettes experience high infertility rate than nonsmokers, due to health risks associated with smoking. Dr Abosede Lewu, Team Lead at Girlsaide Initiative and Convener, Keep All Mothers Alive

Continue reading…

Getting Pregnant Despite Blocked Or Damaged Fallopian Tubes, Fertility Specialist Tells How

Dr. Abayomi Ajayi is Medical Director, Nordica Fertility Centre. In a recent chat with PunchHealthWise, the IVF specialist delivers a message of hope to women with blocked or damaged fallopian tubes. According to him, if a woman is diagnosed with

Continue reading…

The Disappointment Of Infertility, Rigours Of IVF & Dealing With The Scandal That Rocked Her Marriage, New Mum, Stephanie Coker Bares It All

Media personality, Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun sat with Betty Irabor to share her IVF journey. The journey to motherhood is different for everyone. While some conceive easily, others may have to go the extra mile. Thanks to assisted reproduction technology, many women’s

Continue reading…

TTC Mums: See How Wrong Timing Of Sex May Be Why You Aren’t Pregnant Yet

Fertility struggles takes its toll on many women, and can significantly rub off negatively on their marriages, social relationships and self-confidence but again, it is possible that many mums aren’t getting pregnant because of something as simple as wrong timing

Continue reading…

New Test Offers Clarity For Couples Struggling To Conceive

Infertility affects 10% to 15% of couples globally, and while often viewed as a women’s health problem, men contribute to around half of the cases. A male fertility test could help predict which men might need treatment and which couples

Continue reading…

Find Out From Gynaecologist, Prof. Rotimi Jaiyesimi If Fibroids Prevent A Woman From Getting Pregnant Or Not

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Prof. Rotimi Jaiyesimi, has said fibroid is common in black women and may not be worried about except if it interferes with fertility. Speaking on a live TV interview on Tuesday, the consultant, who is the

Continue reading…

Women Issue: Getting Pregnant Despite Endometriosis, Fertility Doctor, Abayomi Ajayi Tells How

Fertility expert, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi has revealed that it is possible for a woman to get pregnant despite battling endometriosis. Perhaps you’ve been trying to conceive unsuccessfully for some time, and now, after a fertility evaluation and diagnostic laparoscopic surgery,

Continue reading…

Consultant Gynaecologist, Dr. Akinde Joseph Identifies One Of The Leading Causes Of Infertility In Men & Women

A Consultant Gynaecologist has identified one of the leading causes of infertility in both males and females. Dr. Akinde Joseph, who is also the Chairman, Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Lagos chapter, identified stress as another leading causes of infertility

Continue reading…

Very Important Information On Rhesus Incompatibility Risks By Nigerian Physician, Dr. Atangwho

A lot of people are now aware that genotype compatibility is a defining factor when it comes to choosing a life partner but many are still not clear that it doesn’t just end there. Many women have suffered repeated miscarriages,

Continue reading…

What Infertile Couples Should Do Instead Of Trading Blames According To A Fertility Physician

A fertility specialist with The Bridge Clinic, Lagos, Echendu has advised infertile couples on what they should do instead of finger pointing or blame trading. Precious and her husband, Michael, have been married for eight years but have no children.

Continue reading…

Medical Experts Highlight Benefits Of IUI As Treatment Of Infertility

Medical professionals have urged childless couples to utilise the breakthroughs in science to achieve their major objective of having children in their marriages. The specialists particularly enjoined couples to go for the Inter-Uterine Insemination (IUI) approach in the management of

Continue reading…

IVF Expert, Oladapo Ashiru Gives Eye-opening Details On Why Uterine Abnormalities Are Prevalent Among Nigerian Women

A Professor of Anatomy and Consultant Reproductive Endocrinologist, Oladapo Ashiru, says the uterine-ultrasound of Nigerian women shows more abnormalities than are generally found in White females. Speaking exclusively with PUNCH HealthWise, Ashiru said a number of studies have also confirmed

Continue reading…

Seember Atsender Shares The Joy Her Family Is In Over Her Step-mum Who Has Become A First-Time-Mum After 31-Years Of Marriage

A Nigerian woman ( pictured above) is feeling thankful to be called a mother after  31 years of waiting to be blessed with the fruit of the womb. Her step-daughter identified on Facebook as Seember Atsenda, took to the platform

Continue reading…

ALERT! Fertility Specialists Explains How Social Habits Cause Low Sperm Counts

Dr. Ibrahim Wada, a fertility and reproductive health expert has revealed why more men are coming down with low sperm count. Low sperm count, one of the leading causes of male infertility, is responsible for a lot of today’s couples’

Continue reading…

What You Should Know About Getting Pregnant After 35

You are over 35 years old and trying to conceive for some time but it is not happening, there are many possible reasons, ranging from ovulation irregularities, problems in your reproductive system, low sperm count of your spouse, or an

Continue reading…

Why Oby Evelyn Is Speechless With Joy Over After 14 Years Of Marriage

It has taken this Nigerian woman, Oby Evelyn fourteen years after getting married to welcome her babies. challenges she faced before welcoming her babies. In a post in which she shared photos from her maternity photo shoot, the new mum

Continue reading…

After 10 Years Of Waiting For A Second Child, This Dad’s Heartwarming Story Is One Of Hope

A Nigerian dad took to his Twitter handle this morning to share a heartwarming story surrounding the birth of his second son, Jason, who turns 10 today June 18. The dad simply identified as Charles @9jaBloke in a tweet thread

Continue reading…

  • 1 2 6