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When you long for a baby, learn what may be holding you back and treatments that can help.

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Tips for Handling the Emotional Stress of IVF
One Small Gland Can Disrupt Baby-making Plans
What’s Your Exercise Prescription for Fertility?
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What’s Your Exercise Prescription for Fertility?

The right amount of exercise can improve your fertility.

Still Trying? It May Be Time for Fertility Testing
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Still Trying? It May Be Time for Fertility Testing

Tried-and-true can leave you tired and blue.

POI Could Be Why You’re Not Getting Pregnant
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POI Could Be Why You’re Not Getting Pregnant

Learn how Primary Ovary Insufficiency reduces fertility

IUI May Be All You Need to Boost Baby Chances
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IUI May Be All You Need to Boost Baby Chances

IUI or IVF? Understand the differences in these fertility treatments.

In Vitro Fertilization (IVF): Big Step for a Small Wonder
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In Vitro Fertilization (IVF): Big Step for a Small Wonder

Is this advanced fertility procedure right for you?

HSG: An Inside Look into Fertility Issues
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HSG: An Inside Look into Fertility Issues

This imaging test can reveal why you can’t get pregnant.

Genetic Carrier Testing: 11 Questions You Need to Ask
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Genetic Carrier Testing: 11 Questions You Need to Ask

Is your baby at risk for a genetic disorder?

Taking a Pregnancy Test? Here’s How to Ace It
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Taking a Pregnancy Test? Here’s How to Ace It

The suspense can be real! Make sure the results are, too.

9 Early Pregnancy Signs (That You’re Not Imagining)
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9 Early Pregnancy Signs (That You’re Not Imagining)

Even before the stick turns blue, your body might give you subtle clues.

The Pre-Pregnancy Checkup: Why? What? When?
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The Pre-Pregnancy Checkup: Why? What? When?

For you and your future baby’s health!

Getting Pregnant After Miscarriage: Are You Ready?
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Getting Pregnant After Miscarriage: Are You Ready?

A recent study suggests your body will be ready when you are.

The ABCs of Endometriosis
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The ABCs of Endometriosis

Having endometriosis is hard enough. Knowing how to talk about it shouldn't be.

Fertility-Friendly Foods
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Fertility-Friendly Foods

Good advice for eating when you want to get pregnant.

Irregular Periods? Let’s Discuss Ovulation Problems
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Irregular Periods? Let’s Discuss Ovulation Problems

If you can’t predict your cycle, you need to learn about these.

How STDs Can Derail Your Pregnancy Plans
Real Hope for Fertility After Cancer
What’s Your Thyroid IQ?
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What’s Your Thyroid IQ?

Test your smarts about this tiny but powerful gland.

Check Your Endometriosis Risk
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Check Your Endometriosis Risk

Take this quiz to learn if you’re at risk

Don’t Ignore the Quiet Signs of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
When to Worry About Uterine Fibroids
You’re Not Alone: Infertility Support Groups Ease the Pain
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You’re Not Alone: Infertility Support Groups Ease the Pain

Find strength for your journey with others who know your struggle.

Will Your Pregnancy Be High Risk? Plan Ahead
When He’s Infertile – What You Can Do
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When He’s Infertile – What You Can Do

Is my partner the reason I can’t get pregnant?

What’s Up with Rising Infertility Rates?
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What’s Up with Rising Infertility Rates?

What’s the link between life choices and the upswing in infertility?

What Do You Say When a Friend Miscarries?
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What Do You Say When a Friend Miscarries?

Be direct and empathetic — but respect boundaries.

Tips on Coping with Infertility
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Tips on Coping with Infertility

Learn how to deal with fertility challenges to body, mind and spirit

The Pain of Ectopic Pregnancy
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The Pain of Ectopic Pregnancy

Know the signs of this dangerous condition.

The Dollars and Sense of Infertility Treatment Costs
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The Dollars and Sense of Infertility Treatment Costs

A quick guide to funding your infertility treatment.

The Clock is Ticking: Age and Infertility
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The Clock is Ticking: Age and Infertility

With advancing age comes a greater risk for infertility. When to seek expert help.

The Adoption Option for Creating Your Family
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The Adoption Option for Creating Your Family

It might be the best way to parenthood for you.

Separate Fact from Fiction about Infertility
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Separate Fact from Fiction about Infertility

Learn what’s fact and what’s fiction when it comes to infertility

Ready for Multiples? Consider the Risks
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Ready for Multiples? Consider the Risks

With the promise of infertility treatments comes the increased chance of multiple births and the risks they pose

Pining for Pregnancy? Drop Some Extra Pounds First
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Pining for Pregnancy? Drop Some Extra Pounds First

Being overweight can put you and your baby at risk.

PCOS and Infertility: 9 Answers You Need
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PCOS and Infertility: 9 Answers You Need

Get the facts about the most common cause of infertility in women.

Miracle Baby a Decade in the Making
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Miracle Baby a Decade in the Making

Nellie and her doctor never gave up on Nellie’s dream

Killer Cramps or Something More?
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Killer Cramps or Something More?

Are you enduring a ‘normal’ painful period that’s anything but normal?

It’s Worse for Women: 4 Ways Hormones Give Us Headaches
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It’s Worse for Women: 4 Ways Hormones Give Us Headaches

Are headaches more common in women? The answer is yes, and here’s why.

Is It Time Yet? When to See a Fertility Specialist
Infertility: How and Why Age Is a Factor
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Infertility: How and Why Age Is a Factor

Learn about the inability to get pregnant at various ages.

Infertility Words and Terms to Know
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Infertility Words and Terms to Know

If you’re going to “talk the talk,” know the terms to use.

Infertility Issues: Yours, Mine or Ours
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Infertility Issues: Yours, Mine or Ours

Learn the most common causes of infertility in women and men

How to Lower Your Chances of Infertility
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How to Lower Your Chances of Infertility

Lower your chances of infertility by first identifying any risk factors that are in your control.

How to Cope with the Loss of Miscarriage
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How to Cope with the Loss of Miscarriage

Openly communicate, accept your grief as normal and seek support when you need it.

How Do You Spell Endometriosis Relief?
How Can Surgery Help My Endometriosis?
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How Can Surgery Help My Endometriosis?

Relieving pain and increasing fertility are the two big benefits of surgery for endometriosis.

Hoping – But Waiting – for Baby #2
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Hoping – But Waiting – for Baby #2

After a successful pregnancy, infertility can frustrate and challenge parents.

Help Your Doctor Help You with Endometriosis
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Help Your Doctor Help You with Endometriosis

A little prep will get you to quicker answers for endometriosis pain.

Gain Control Over Irregular Periods
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Gain Control Over Irregular Periods

One of these methods may help regulate your irregular periods.

Endometriosis’ Hide and Seek Makes Diagnosis Tricky
Endometriosis? Take Good Care of Yourself
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Endometriosis? Take Good Care of Yourself

Don’t put up with the pain of endometriosis.

Endometriosis? Pregnancy’s Still Possible!
Endometriosis: Big Name for a Big Pain
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Endometriosis: Big Name for a Big Pain

One in 10 women of childbearing age has this condition that can cause pelvic pain and infertility.

Endometriosis — Troubles Beyond Painful Periods
Endometriosis and Cancer: What’s the Link?
Can Ovulation Kits Help You Get Pregnant?
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Can Ovulation Kits Help You Get Pregnant?

They’re valuable if you know how to use them.

Are You at Risk for Endometriosis?
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Are You at Risk for Endometriosis?

Healthy choices can help lower your risk for endometriosis.

Choosing to have a child after age 40
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Choosing to have a child after age 40

Unfortunately, age is a major risk factor for infertility.

10 Questions to Ask Before Endometriosis Surgery

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