Few sperm count, one of the leading causes of male infertility, is responsible for a lot of today’s couples’ inability to conceive. Sperm count refers to the amount of sperm per milliliter of semen. Measuring sperm count is usually part
Fertility experts have stated that couples with family history of genetic abnormality stand a chance to have healthy babies via In Vitro Fertilisation, through a medical procedure known as Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis, PGD. The experts noted that with PGD, an
Nigerian Obstetrician / Gynaecologist, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi of Nordica Fertility Centre has shared an amazing story of how a couple identified as Nnamdi and Chinyere overcame their challenges of infertility. Chinyere always knew it would be hard to get pregnant
It is estimated that as many as 77 percent of women of reproductive age could have fibroid(s) without knowing it. Eighty percent of all women will develop fibroids by age 50. Among many African women, fibroid is a major challenge.
Dr. Abayomi Ajayi, MD of Nordica Fertility Centre is a famous Nigerian Obstetrician / Gynaecologist. In his recent article, the fertility specialist counsels couples on what to do when trying for a second child becomes a challenge. Read his full article
Some are depressed, many have committed suicide while others that are so desperate are considering several options including talking to quack fertility experts. But for Samaila Nankling, an Abuja based woman, 2021 came with a change of story that she willingly
Dr. Abayomi Ajayi, is a famous Nigerian Obstetrician / Gynaecologist. In his recent article, the fertility specialist counsels TTC couples on why they should never be ashamed in seeking treatment for infertility. Read his full article below. If you have
When you are trying to conceive how long should it take? To put the question in better perspective, how long does it usually take to get pregnant, or you may even ask what could make it take longer to get
Women seeking medical assistance for reproduction through in-vitro-fertilization, otherwise known as IVF have been advised to ensure that they reveal their exact age. Managing Director of Nordica Fertility Lagos, Asaba and Abuja, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi gave the advice recently while
Biologically, a woman’s fertility declines in her 30s, but thanks to egg freezing, the ticking biological clock can be quietened. Egg freezing has become increasingly popular among women aged 21- 40. Some women opt for the procedure because they are
Fertility specialist, Dr Abayomi Ajayi has shared some useful tips on how to cope when everyone is getting pregnant but you. Children are very important in the African culture because a childless marriage is often viewed as an ‘incomplete marriage.’
Infertility, for many women can be a painful experience, and one that can be difficult to share even with close friends and family. Coping at home is bad enough, discussing it at work can be even worse. According to fertility
If you are having a hard time conceiving, there are specific steps that you need to take and things you can do now before you try for a baby that will affect your fertility and the health of your baby.
Every couple has a 50/50 chance of conceiving a boy or a girl through plain old-fashioned intercourse. It has always been the practice for couples to set their hearts on having a boy or girl even before they have achieved
A woman’s chances of getting pregnant in her 40s and 50s is going to remain different than it was in her 20s, no matter how sophisticated Assisted Reproduction Techniques becomes these days. According to a fertility expert, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi,
Fertility naturally declines with age, and having a baby later in life can increase the risk for pregnancy complications. Is there really a ‘best age’ to get pregnant? The straight answer is no according to Dr Abayomi Ajayi, a Consultant
A multiple pregnancy (being pregnant with multiple children) means you’re pregnant with more than one baby. If you’re pregnant with higher-order multiples, it means you’re pregnant with three or more babies. This occurs in about one in 50 multiple pregnancies.
Sexually transmitted infections, STIs are the infections you get from another person through sexual contact, meaning it can happen to anyone. STIs are common. However, people who have a STI often have no symptoms and can therefore have the infection
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.
It is not unusual to wonder if you can still get pregnant as you enter the menopausal stage of life. It’s important to understand this transitional time of life. Even without the hot flashes and irregular periods, it doesn’t mean
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
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
The ability to get pregnant and birth a child is a traditional expectation for all women worldwide, especially in Africa where having children is an unmistakable form of social security. However, it is not a problem without a solution. Infertility
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
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,