Trying to Conceive: Connect with the infertility community in Japan

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The tru...

An increasing number of couples nationwide are relying on fertility treatments to conceive without adequately understanding the financial, physical and emotional toll such therapy takes on participants -The Japan Times BY MASAMI ITO STAFF WRITER JUN 20, 2015 One out of 27 children in Japan today are born through in vitro fertilization. More astonishingly, 1 […]

The Anc...

When it comes to getting pregnant, old world techniques may be just what today’s high-tech doctors will order. –By Colette Bouchez WebMD Feature Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario, MD If headlines are any indication of what’s hot and what’s not, it’s easy to believe that infertility treatment is strictly a modern day science, made possible solely […]

Researc...

-http://natural-fertility-info.com/gmo-infertility.html Hethir Rodriguez C.H., C.M.T. Is it possible that the foods you eat are actually affecting your fertility and inhibiting your chances of getting pregnant? The answer is a resounding, “Yes,” according to dozens of research groups worldwide who have been studying the effects of Genetically Modified Organisms found in many of today’s most common […]

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Working long hours, heavy lifting may lead to problems getting pregnant

– Honor Whiteman, Copyright: Medical News Today Working long hours and regularly engaging in heavy lifting may impact women’s ability to get pregnant, according to a new study published in the journal Occupational & Environmental Medicine. An exhausted nurse Women who worked more than 40 hours weekly took around 20% longer to get pregnant than […]

Japan’s...

Japan’s first egg bank launches, hundreds want to donate

JapanDailyPress.com, May 03, 2013  Ida Torres – It seems that a lot of Japanese women are willing to help infertile couples get their “dream child” as hundreds of women have volunteered to donate their eggs to Oocyte Donation Network (OD-NET), Japan’s first egg bank. So far, only 38 have been selected after ongoing a rigorous screening process. OD-NET is a […]

Inferti...

Infertile Japanese woman first to give birth through in vitro activation

Japan Daily Press,  Oct 01, 2013  Ida Torres – A 30-year-old Japanese woman, suffering from a rare form of infertility, is the first in the world to give birth through a new, cutting-edge treatment called IVA, or in vitro activation. According to the study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 27 other women have […]

The fem...

I can remember as a young adult being completely baffled by the female phenomenon. Sure I learned sex ed in school but why was all this happening? Why did I have a period? What was causing it? Why did I have more discharge at this time during the month and less during this time? More […]

A Balan...

A Balanced System to a Healthy Life

(The following was a repost from Acura Acupuncture Clinc blog (Wed, April 15, 2015)) By Heather Maya Suzuki, Acupuncturist, Acura Acupuncture Clinic Sometimes it seems that any and all emotional unbalances women may have can be blamed on our hormones. If we have a bad day there is always someone who accuses us of having PMS. If we […]

Misinfo...

Information source: http://www.bestofneworleans.com/gambit/misinformation-about-conception/Content?oid=2234961   Allison and Eric had been trying to conceive for nearly two years before they were referred to The Fertility Institute of New Orleans. After months of keeping ovulation charts and obsessing over her menstrual cycle, “We went and had testing done and found out it was a male factor,” says Allison, 35. […]

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