What can I do for Osteoporosis Prevention?
There is much you can do to prevent osteoporosis. Exercise and nutrition are two key pieces. Read about the importance of the fat soluble vitamins and minerals, and much more.
Could Vitamin D Deficiency Affect My Trying to Conceive?
Joan and Donald had been trying to get pregnant for over a year. They didn’t know why they hadn’t conceived, as everything was normal for both of them. With vitamin D deficiency in the news so much, they asked their primary care physician to check their level. They were both low. They started getting more […]
Does PCOS Affect My Signs of Ovulation?
Are you wondering why you still have acne in your mid-20’s? Connie has this problem, plus it seems she needs to shave twice as often as her friends. She is overweight, always fighting the central bulge. And she has developed irregular periods. After trying to conceive for over a year she is realizing that it […]
Will the Birth Control Pills I Took Affect My Signs of Ovulation?
Stacy took birth control pills for years, but stopped when she wanted to get pregnant. That was 5 months ago, and her cycles are still not normal yet. She cannot find any consistent pattern with her signs of ovulation, and is confused about what days she might even be fertile. Her cycles go from 25 […]
Are The Fat Soluble Vitamins Important Prenatal Vitamins?
Sophia and Patrick are smart, and want to do everything they can to maximize their health before and during pregnancy. They want a healthy, happy baby and want the pregnancy to go well. They also want to get pregnant easily. So they have decided not just to believe the hype of the prenatal vitamin company […]
Why is Vitamin A One of the Critical Prenatal Vitamins?
Joan wants to get pregnant easily, have a healthy pregnancy, and a happy, healthy baby. She wants to know what the critical factors are that help make this possible. She knows on some level that nutrition is important. But which nutrients are critical, and what are the best ways to get those nutrients? Why is Vitamin A One of […]
Should Dairy Products Be Part of My Fertility Diet?
Robin and George have been health conscious for a long time, and have looked for ways to eat right as part of this commitment. They have often heard from the alternative health sources that dairy products are bad. Now that they are trying to conceive, they are wondering why dairy is pushed so much as […]
Is An Ovulation Calculator Accurate?
By Veronica Tilden, DO Donna wonders how an online ovulation calculator could be helpful for her. She needs to enter her cycle length, and that is all over the place. It might be 28 days one month, then 32 the next month, and 25 another month. Then she might go 3 months without any period […]
How To Increase Sperm Count?
Steve has done 3 sperm tests (semen analyses) as recommended, just to be sure. He can hardly believe it. Can he really have a fertility problem? All three tests indicate that he has a low sperm count. Now he is wondering how to increase sperm count, a subject he never contemplated before. He has always […]