DO WEIGHT AND LIFESTYLE AFFECT A COUPLES’ CHANCES OF CONCEIVING

If you and your partner are trying to have a baby, know that your weight and lifestyle can influence your chances of successfully conceiving. How does being overweight affect fertility? Determining whether you are only slightly overweight or obese requires a calculation of your body mass index. A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is normal.… Continue reading DO WEIGHT AND LIFESTYLE AFFECT A COUPLES’ CHANCES OF CONCEIVING

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR FIRST FERTILITY APPOINTMENT?

Scheduling your first infertility appointment is a difficult task. It requires a lot of inner strength and determination to accept that something within you isn’t working as it should and that you’d be willing to discover what it is so that the matter can be resolved. Chances are you’re experiencing an entire rainbow of emotions.… Continue reading WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR FIRST FERTILITY APPOINTMENT?

How Does the Egg Donation Process Work?

Whether you are interested in using an egg donor for reproductive assistance or you would like to become an egg donor, you are probably wondering about how does the egg donation process work? In egg donation, a female with viable eggs will donate her oocytes to an accredited fertility center. A fertility specialist will extract… Continue reading How Does the Egg Donation Process Work?