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Follicle stimulating hormone, better known as FSH, is the hormone that in women enables a single follicle to mature and release its egg during the monthly process of ovulation. After ovulation, FSH levels fall only to start rising again at the onset of a new cycle. As women approach menopause, however, FSH levels stay high [...]
Millions of women are sufferers of chronic condition called endometriosis – it causes pain in the pelvic area, especially during the menstrual and pre-menstrual cycles, irregular periods, constant fatigue, problems with ovulation, pain in the lower back, pain during sexual intercourse and finally problems when trying to conceive a baby.
A study that was published in Nature Neuroscience exposed a ‘secret’ that was known to practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncturists for thousands of years. Unfortunately, Westerns do not believe in tradition only if the tradition is eventually scientifically proven.
Approximately 10% of women are sufferers of PCOS, a condition in which a woman’s hormones are out of balance. Some of the symptoms are irregular menstrual bleedings, insulin imbalance, acne, facial and body hair (that are not typical for a woman). Approximatelly 50% of PCOS patients are considered obese. PCOS does not have just external [...]
There are many couples in America facing infertility problems, some can be due to ovulation problems, infections or abnormalities in the female and there are some issues men may have to deal with as well. Fertility problems strike 1 in every 6 couples and millions have tried many different methods of alleviating the problem which [...]
Infertility statistics claim that women are unfairly blamed for being responsible for rise in infertility: National Infertility Organization claims that approximately 40% of infertility problems are caused by male infertility factor such as low sperm count, problems with sperm motility and issues that concern sperm size and shape. Additionally, lifestyle of men and women is [...]
One of the most troubling complications of PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) is loss of hair. The hair on the top of the head may thin, or there may be hair loss in a horseshoe pattern, or there can be total loss of hair from the top of the head. PCOS hair loss mimics male pattern [...]
Older and Wealthier Woman are More Likely to Undergo Alternative and Complementary Fertility Treatment
A study in March issue of reproductive journal Fertility and Sterility reported that a large number of American couples are trying to improve their chances of conception by looking beyond Western medicine: they are applying treatments that are considered alternative or also known as alternative medicine treatments that include herbal treatments, acupuncture, acupressure etc.