More Options Than IVF For Polycystic Ovarian Sufferers, Says Expert

A fertility expert says IVF is often prescribed unnecessarily to women with polycystic ovarian syndrome, costing them emotionally and financially. The condition affects about 15 per cent of reproductive-aged women and can cause irregular or infrequent ovulation, making it difficult to time intercourse to achieve pregnancy. Professor Robert Norman from Fertility SA said 80 per […]

Vitamins Can Help Women Get Pregnant

Vitamin pills can help women get pregnant, according to a fertility study. There was a 60% success rate and nearly twice as many patients who took vitamins during fertility treatment were able to get pregnant and had babies compared to those not on supplements. After four weeks of taking the same pregnancy multi vitamin, all the women had […]

Can Maca Help to Improve Fertility?

Maca (Lepidium meyenii) also known as “Peruvian ginseng” is a root plant (unrelated to ginseng) that has been consumed as a medicinal food for centuries and has been associated with aiding fertility over recent years. Grown high in the Andes of Peru and Bolivia, South America, Maca is the world’s highest growing food crop. Much like […]