Articles for topic: Fertility
Progesterone is vital for women to conceive and for a viable pregnancy, but men too can benefit from some simple tips to improve fertility so Andrew Weil, MD offers some valuable advice.
When deciding to have a family it is not always an easy or automatic process. Women need to have good levels of natural progesterone to conceive and to maintain a healthy pregnancy.
Essential information for anyone wanting to start a family, or who has experienced previous difficulty in maintaining a pregnancy.
Wanting to start a family is dependent on many factors and women are encouraged not to leave it too late. Fertility and conception can be helped by ensuring good progesterone levels but new research may also play its part.
Not just for menopause, as supplementing with bioidentical progesterone can help with PMS, PCOS, anovulatory cycles, irregular or heavy periods and to support fertility and prevent miscarriage.
Thought of as an older persons problem, osteoporosis is now a threat to the younger generation and it is their diet that could be to blame.
Women looking to have a baby later in life need to consider the effect of endometriosis on fertility. Linked to oestrogen dominance, it can be helped by diet and supplementary bioidentical progesterone to relieve symptoms.
For the majority of women this is thankfully short lived and restoring progesterone levels after birth is helpful but a surprisingly high proportion may be at risk of future depression.
Good progesterone levels are essential for a healthy pregnancy and birth, but lacking this essential vitamin can also affect the outcome.
The risk of baby blues can be reduced if bioidentical natural progesterone is given to compensate for plunging levels after delivery.