Tag: Fertility Health

What Can Cause Male Infertility?

Infertility refers to the inability for a couple to conceive a child after one year of frequent, unprotected intercourse. Of the 15% of couples who are infertile, approximately one-third of infertility is attributed to the female partner, one-third attributed to the male partner and one-third is caused by a combination of problems in both partners … Continued

What is Unexplained Infertility?

What does a diagnosis of unexplained infertility mean? Idiopathic infertility or unexplained infertility is when standard infertility testing has not determined a cause for the failure to get pregnant. Certainly standard diagnostic testing will identify the major reasons why a couple is experiencing infertility, but will not identify all the reasons. There are 20 to … Continued

What to Expect at The Fertility Institute

Your First Step toward Parenthood Infertility is the result of a disease (an interruption, cessation, or disorder of body functions, systems, or organs) of the male or female reproductive tract which prevents the conception of a child or the ability to carry a pregnancy to delivery as defined by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. … Continued

How Does Age Affect IVF Success?

A variety of factors can play a role in the success of in vitro fertilization (IVF), but few are as important as the overall health and condition of the woman’s body. To that end, there are many steps a patient can take to improve her health and therefore her fertility. One factor that cannot be … Continued