Tag Fertility

Dear MIMsters: Should I Quit This Marriage or Keep Believing God for Babies?

I am confused and in need of genuine advice on this issue that has kept restless. Should I quit this marriage or keep believing God for my babies? What would you do if you were in my shoes? I’ve been

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

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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The Reason for High Rate of Infertility in Nigeria Will Surprise You – Expert Report

The high rate of infertility amongst men in Nigerian has been linked to the high consumption of chemically grown and processed foods according to Nigerian fertility experts. During a Public Discussion on Ethics in In vitro Fertilisation, IVF, practice in

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Dear MIMsters: Is this Problem Mine Alone to Bear?

I got married in 2012. This is my fifth year in marriage without a baby. What makes my case even worse is that my husband has refused to talk about finding a solution with me much less paying a visit to

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Testimony: What Happened After I was Told I Won’t be Able to Conceive Due to My Infection and Fibroids

Two weeks after my wedding, I complained on this platform about the pains I feel when having sex with hubby. I took the advises offered to me and went to the hospital where I was referred for a scan. After

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How Age Affects A Man and a Woman’s Fertility

You’ve often heard, “my biological clock is ticking,” but in Tina Turner’s voice, you wonder, “what’s age got to do…got to do with it? Keep on reading to find out how age affect a man and a woman’s fertility. Which

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3 Things You Need to Know About Fertility Apps

Instead of “charting” your menstrual cycle like in the old days, technology has come up with Apps that help a woman keep track of her menstrual period, cervical mucus and all fertility-related issues. The twist is that most of these

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Dear MIMster: My Husband Doesn’t Seem Interested in Having a Child with Me

I need advice now on what to do with my husband. I have been married for 8 years now without a child. Sadly, it has been confirmed that my husband has low sperm count. I have been praying for him

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5 Lifetime Changes that Enhance Fertility

Infertility is one thing that can bring a woman down emotionally, spiritually and psychologically. Leaving aside all scientific reasons and procedures, there are itty bity life style changes that just might enhance a woman’s’ chance of fertility. Read below: 1. Eliminate

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9 Things You Should Do Before Getting Pregnant

So you and your partner have been seriously discussing having a baby. Congratulations! But before you start trying to conceive a baby, there are certain foods you should cut back on (and avoid), and some healthy lifestyle changes to start

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8 Best Love Making Positions To Aid Conception

Making love is fun, but trying to have a baby is probably one of the most stressful times in the life of a couple. While some are able to conceive easily, for others it is a waiting game that tests one’s

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Sperm Meets Egg: Top 3 Sex Positions To Aid Conception

Wouldn’t it be awesome if you could boost your odds of concieving a baby by just performing a few (fun) acrobatics during your next roll in the sack? Well, it’s not necessarily that simple. That’s because there’s not really anything

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“People Shouldn’t Be Ashamed Of Their Fertility Struggles” John Legend Opens Up About Continuing IVF Treatment With Wife Chrissy Teigen

Grammy award winning RnB singer, John Legend has been very outspoken about the couple’s fertility struggles. The ‘All of me’ crooner opened up to ITV’s Loose women in an interview saying, his wife and him will continue with IVF treatment

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5 Types of Foods To Help Boost Your Fertility

A lot of  factors that we can’t control like our age and genetics can go a long way to affect how fertile we are in our lives, but there are certain foods that we can eat to help boost or increase

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7 Signs You May Have Fertility Issues

Trying for a baby? Usually, inability to get pregnant after a year of trying is the first red alert there may be a problem. However, there are other early signs that may suggest you are at risk of infertility. If

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5 Lovemaking Tips You Should Note To Aid Quicker Conception

If you’re currently trying to conceive, here are a few lovemaking tips you should note to aid getting expected result in earnest… 1. Have sex during your fertile window. Track your ovulation period in order to have sex when you

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Dear MIMsters: I’m TTC But Hubby Is Just Too Lazy In The Bedroom

I am 25 years old. I got married last year October despite my parents not being in support of our union – they say he is not as educated as I am. At first, my husband and I decided to

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Dear MIMsters: How Do I Convince Hubby Not To Give Up On Our Fertility Treatments Considering These?

Hubby and I had our first Intrauterine insemination (IUI) on October 1st. I believe the insemination was timely as our GYN followed up on us thoroughly. Hubby’s sperm count was great, and I had 3 good and matured eggs due

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Ask An Expert: What Steps Can I Take To Avoid Having An Episiotomy?

Our team of seasoned experts answer all your questions on pregnancy, delivery, children and women’s health, sexuality education and more. Q: I had an episiotomy about 3 years ago during my first baby’s birth and the pains and discomfort were

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Ask the Experts: Had My First Child Despite PCOS 4 Years Ago. Why Can’t I Conceive Again?

Our team of seasoned experts answer all your questions on pregnancy, delivery, children and women’s health, sexuality education and more. Q: 6 years ago, I was diagnosed of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). Notwithstanding, I welcomed my first child without complications

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Amazing! Woman Welcomes Triplets 10 Years After She Was Told She Would Never Conceive

Donna Carter was 24 when she was told she would never be able to conceive because of the cysts on her ovaries. 10 years later, the 34-year-old is blessed with identical triplets, all boys and conceived naturally. According to Mirror

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7 Reasons You’re Probably Not Getting Pregnant

Have you been trying for a baby for a while but keep getting a negative pregnancy test result when you pee on your stick each month? Find 7 common reasons that may be responsible and what to do… 1. Cycle

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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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Mum With Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Welcomes Her Miracle Twin Boys After 4 Years of Marriage

First-time mum and lawyer, Joyce Damilola Esho, was diagnosed of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome; a hormonal disorder which often causes cysts to grow on the ovaries and prevents regular ovulation, and subsequently opted for fertility treatment. She welcomed her miracle twin

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TTC Mums: 6 Things You Should Do While Waiting to Conceive

Trying for a baby to no avail comes with lots of anxiety which often leaves waiting mums emotionally drained and overwhelmed. However, it is important to stay positive and constantly try letting go of the usual gloomy feeling as it

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