Infertility

QC Mom's Blog: Infertility

QC Mom's Blog: Infertility

In our QC Mom's Blog feature we sit down with three local women who struggled with infertility. You can read up on everything going on at the Mom's …
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Silver-lined anti Wi-Fi boxer shorts to shield your groin from radiation

London: Silver-lined boxer shorts have been developed to repel the radiation rays from gadgets, linked with impotence, infertility and low sperm count.
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Infertility Community Advocates Take On Congress to Ask for Financial Relief for Medical …

On Wednesday, May 7, RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association will host its annual Advocacy Day and welcome more than 145 advocates from …
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Stress Reduction May Help Women Get Pregnant (Op-Ed)

But the link between stress and infertility has been a murky one at best — until now. A study recently published in the journal Human Reproduction …
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NIMPA, IMRC to train health counselors on diabetes, stroke, infertility management

NIMPA noted that issues relating to diabetes mellitus, hypertension and stroke as well as infertility in both sexes are fast becoming a menace to the …
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A Jewish Reckoning With Infertility

A Jewish Reckoning With Infertility

This past week was 25th National Infertility Awareness Week, an effort by RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association to raise awareness of the …
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Skin Cells of Infertile Men Turned Into Sperm 'Precursors' in Mouse Study – Drugs.com MedNews

In a new attempt to treat male infertility, animal research shows it may be possible to take stem cells harvested from a man s skin and coax them into …
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UAlbany study: Cholesterol may play role in fertility

Further, the extent of variability differed with age, size, cigarette smoking, race and infertility diagnosis — factors that predict the likelihood for a woman …
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A BLOG ABOUT LOVE: The Most Common Infertility Question in Ecuador

When we explain that we don't have any children and why – they almost always ask a question immediately after, in regards to infertility. It's a a …
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Infertile women want more support

“Infertility is a more prevalent issue than people realize. … Without this support, women wrestling with infertility may become depressed or be less able …
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A new study identifies a promising technique to reverse male infertility. And it involves mice

A new study identifies a promising technique to reverse male infertility. And it involves mice

The Guardian reports on this promising new research that could be a solution for men who have become infertile at a variety of ages.
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Take-Home Test Lets Men Monitor Their Fertility in Private

In up to one third of infertility cases, the trouble lies with the male partner. Fertility monitoring. Men looking to become dads will soon have a quick and …
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Researchers create primordial germ cells from stem cells of infertile men

New research from Stanford and Montana State University shows that stem cells made from the skin of adult, infertile men can be used to create …
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Researchers create primordial germ cells from stem cells of infertile men | Scope Blog

New research from Stanford and Montana State University shows that stem cells made from the skin of adult, infertile men can be used to create …
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New infertility treatment could grow sperm from skin cells

Infertile men who do not produce enough sperm to have children of their own could in the future be offered a new form of treatment based on …
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Two million now puff on e-cigarettes: Number using devices trebles in two years

Two million now puff on e-cigarettes: Number using devices trebles in two years

Of these, two-thirds also smoke normal cigarettes, while the rest are mostly ex-smokers. Number of c-cigarette users has jumped from 700,000 to 2million in just two years. Critics claim the battery-powered devices, which contain nicotine but no tobacco, could …
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Meet the teenage girl turning into a human statue

The Birmingham Mail and Sunday Mercury are backing a £1 million charity campaign to help set up Europe's first Rare Disease Centre. Executive Editor PAUL COLE reports. Teenager Seanie Nammock is anxiously waiting for her A-level results. She took …
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NHS understaffing may have effect on baby mortality rate, says top doctor

Nearly three hundred babies a year are dying during or soon after their birth with a further 1,200 ending up with brain damage or other serious health problems. Photograph: Richard Gardner/Rex Features. Britain's leading obstetrician says it is legitimate to …
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MS charity: it's shameful that hundreds of Scots are missing out on treatment

MS charity: it's shameful that hundreds of Scots are missing out on treatment

HUNDREDS of multiple sclerosis sufferers in Scotland are being left in the dark about treatments that could alter the devastating condition, a leading charity has warned. HUNDREDS of multiple sclerosis sufferers in Scotland are being left in the dark about …
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Top doctor slams schools policy for fuelling epidemic of child obesity

One of Britain's top doctors has warned that children's health is being damaged because academies and free schools are allowed to opt out of serving healthy lunches to their pupils. Two million children at such schools are now at risk of exposure to …
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NHS could be 'carved open' by US healthcare profiteers, warns Shadow Health …

The NHS could be “carved open” for profiteering US private healthcare companies by the end of this year Labour has warned, as concerns grow over the implications of a landmark trade treaty between the US and the EU that critics say would give US …
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Catholic Church forces tetanus drive review

… Njue kicked up a storm over the vaccination of pregnant women against tetanus claiming the medicine could have been laced with infertility drugs.
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Morning briefing: Green Bay gun advocates plan open carry protest at bar time

Another area of racial disparity: Infertility. The New York Times' Tanzina Vega writes: “Women who have used fertility services are likely to be married, …
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Girls born for success: How being an eldest child gives a leg-up for strivers

Girls born for success: How being an eldest child gives a leg-up for strivers

GIRLS who are the first born in their families are more likely to excel in their career, researchers found. By: Jacqueline McMillan. Published: Mon, April 28, 2014. siblings, success, girls, first born, Angela Merkel, Hillary Clinton, Oprah FIRST BORN: According …
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"Egg Freezing to Preserve Fertility in Women" is the Topic of a Webinar on Thursday, May 8 at 8pm …

… United States, providing comprehensive infertility diagnosis, advanced infertility treatment options, fertility preservation, and exceptional patient care.
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'Depression and burn-out' at work afflict one-third of employees

Depression at work devastates lives and wipes billions from the European economy, a report finds. Businesses will launch an initiative today to tackle the problem, setting out guidelines for spotting and helping employees with mental health issues. Behind the …
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Facts about sperm 'count-ing'

Commonly requested when a couple is having difficulty conceiving, it begins the process of evaluating the cause of subfertility. However, many men …
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Mumbai has 42% of state's IVF centres: Study

Experts said that, in any given population, fifteen per cent rate infertility exists, and such a statistic can be extrapolated to Indian couples too.
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