8 Natural Tips to Improve Egg Quality if You’re TTC

8 Natural Tips to Improve Egg Quality if You’re TTC

Thinking about trying to conceive (TTC)? Good egg quality sets the foundation for a healthy pregnancy! Women often ask about at-home remedies for improving egg quality and increasing their chances of conceiving. You have probably heard of all kinds of ways to improve quality, from vitamin supplements to herbal medicine.

9 Foods You Should Eat to Increase Estrogen Levels

9 Foods You Should Eat to Increase Estrogen Levels

While there may be many factors out of our control in the quest for hormonal balance, eating foods that increase estrogen levels is an important step to take if you suffer from low estrogen. This blog post will not only help you learn why estrogen levels are so important, but also help you discover foods that increase estrogen levels in females naturally.

HPV and Pregnancy: Does It Affect My Chances to Conceive?

HPV and Pregnancy: Does It Affect My Chances to Conceive?

Human papillomavirus (HPV), or genital warts, is the most common sexually-transmitted infection (STI) in the United States. One of the primary concerns you may have if you are diagnosed with HPV is whether it will affect your ability to get pregnant. Rest assured that, in most cases, having HPV will not affect your fertility. Still, here are some important things you should know about HPV and pregnancy.

AMH Levels & Fertility: Understanding Tests & the Results

AMH Levels & Fertility: Understanding Tests & the Results

Struggling with your fertility is an all consuming journey and there is no shortage of tips, tricks, and tests to help you understand what’s going on with your body. One test you’re definitely going to want to pay attention to on your fertility journey is your anti-mullerian hormone (AMH) levels.

Progesterone & Periods: How Is It Connected?

Progesterone & Periods: How Is It Connected?

Progesterone plays an important role in regulating your monthly cycle and preparing your body for conception. If you are using progesterone treatments, you will be wondering about the effects of this hormone on your cycle and when changes can be expected. This post will explore the role progesterone plays, what it does for your body, where it comes from, and the different ways it can affect your period.

Ovulation After Miscarriage: What to Expect from Your Body

Ovulation After Miscarriage: What to Expect from Your Body

The loss of a pregnancy can be physically and emotionally challenging, but it should not stop you from trying again when you are ready. The good news is that most miscarriages are a once-off incident. While about 15 percent of women have a pregnancy that ends in miscarriage, just 1 percent of pregnant women experience two miscarriages in a row.

Do You Ovulate on Birth Control? What to Expect from Your Body

Do You Ovulate on Birth Control? What to Expect from Your Body

If you have been taking hormonal birth control for a while, you might be curious about how it is affecting your body. Maybe you are concerned about some side effects you are experiencing and want to change methods — or perhaps you are thinking about going off birth control altogether so you can conceive. Whatever the case, here is what you can expect from your body and your ovulation when taking (and stopping) birth control.

Can You Get Pregnant with Endometriosis? Yes – Here’s How

Can You Get Pregnant with Endometriosis? Yes – Here’s How

1 in 10 women has endometriosis, a painful reproductive health condition that can negatively impact fertility. Many women who receive a diagnosis of endometriosis are concerned about whether or not they will be able to get pregnant with the disease. Read on to learn more about endometriosis, including what this diagnosis may mean for your future fertility.

A Guide to Basal Body Temperature and Ovulation (+BBT Chart)

A Guide to Basal Body Temperature and Ovulation (+BBT Chart)

In the 1930s, women began tracking their basal body temperature to predict ovulation. This fertility awareness method is still commonly used for natural family planning to prevent pregnancy. It’s not always easy to track your basal body temperature. Learning how to do it correctly is important for ovulation estimates. Read on for helpful tips and facts you should know about the BBT method.

6 Things to Consider Before Starting IVF

6 Things to Consider Before Starting IVF

This article will outline six things to consider before starting IVF, from family planning to the cost — and by the time you’re done reading this post, you’ll be better equipped to decide whether IVF is for you.