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Still infertile? Beware bad sleep & night shifts

Still infertile? Beware bad sleep & night shifts

Cannot conceive a baby as well as sleep properly? As Asian scientists discovered, there is a direct link between these two problems. Sleep deprivation can make getting pregnant more difficult. According to their research, regular sleep increases the success rate of conception by up to 25 %.

What does the proper and...

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Male fertility & polluted environment

Male fertility & polluted environment

More and more babies are born only thanks to artificial fertilization. It is true that fertility centres solve a lot of infertility problems but they are not able to cope with all of them. There are many discussions to what extent the environment we live in participates in the disability of couples...

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Women's right to abortion

Women's right to abortion

Let's start with a short explanation. There are two ways pregnancy can terminate. One is an unfortunate miscarriage and the other one is an abortion conducted by a specialist during a short and relatively safe surgical procedure. Women usually undergo the later one because of health-related reasons such as ectopic...

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How does stress influence fertility?

How does stress influence fertility?

Doctors estimate that stress may play an important role in up to 30 % of fertility problems. But since every woman is unique, the situation becomes more complicated. What helps to one woman doesn't have the same effect on another one.

There is no clear proof that stress causes infertility. Most...

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Popular old wives' conception tales – are any of them true?

Popular old wives' conception tales – are any of them true?

The old wives‘ tales related to conceiving and pregnancy can be considered as myths. Or can we also look at them as time-proven information? And what are the most popular myths about conception?After ejaculation a woman should stay in a lying position as long as possible. It is believed to be...

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Why not to drink alcohol during the trying-to-conceive period

Why not to drink alcohol during the trying-to-conceive period

You are finishing your day at work and the whole weekend is ahead of you. Your husband went to play bowling like every Friday so you can finally have a nice evening with your friends. Why not to have a glass of wine then? Because you should be careful about drinking...

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Fertility hormones – the invisible but essential helpers

Fertility hormones – the invisible but essential helpers

Are you scared by all those expert terms which do not really mean anything to you and it's hard to remember them? At least in the case of "fertility hormones" you don't have to be anymore! Today, we are going to have a closer look at some of them you can...

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A dog instead of a child – is it the right decision?

A dog instead of a child – is it the right decision?

Maybe you have been trying to get pregnant for ages and your home seems to be empty. Why not to have a four-legged darling – a dog – as a new family member?

Some couples have been wishing for a dog for a long time and many get one even before having a baby. Apart from...

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Feeling tired?
Tips on how to gently energize your body