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Coffee may reduce success of IVF treatments
Date: 2012-07-10 15:29:43
Excessive coffee consumption may make conceiving significantly more difficult for women who have received unhealthy FSH test results and are undergoing in vitro fertilization treatments, according to a new study conducted at Aarhus University in Denmark.... Full Story

Researchers say new fertility treatment is going mainstream
Date: 2012-07-06 15:11:58
Many women who undergo treatment for cancer or other conditions that take a heavy toll on the body end up receiving FSH test results indicating impaired fertility later in life. However, experts say a new fertility-preserving therapy is starting to become mainstream and may give women many more options when it comes to preserving fertility.... Full Story

Saturated fat consumption linked to poor fertility treatment outcomes
Date: 2012-07-06 08:05:53
Diets high in saturated fat may interfere with intravenous fertilization treatments, according to a new study conducted by researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health. The findings may provide valuable advice to women who have recently received FSH test results indicating low levels of fertility.... Full Story

Fertility treatments are nearly as successful as natural conception
Date: 2012-07-02 15:08:16
Following FSH test results indicating low levels of fertility, couples still have many options for conceiving. A new study has found that birth rates following use of assisted reproductive technology may be nearly equal to those of natural methods.... Full Story

Researchers predict risk of multiple births in fertilization treatments
Date: 2012-06-05 15:50:35
After receiving FSH test results indicating low levels of fertility, couples have many options. One of the most common is to undergo in vitro fertilization. However, even this procedure carries some risk, as many people end up delivering twins, which can result in complications.... Full Story

Weight influences fertility, experts say
Date: 2012-05-16 15:43:04
FSH test results indicating impaired fertility are more common than many people would think. Millions of couples have a difficult time conceiving. Experts say that high obesity rates may play an important role in the situation.... Full Story

More women seek fertility treatments
Date: 2012-05-14 16:02:39
When FSH testing reveals that a woman only has a few years of fertility left, there are steps the individual can take to preserve what reproductive health she has left. Evidence suggests that these strategies may be growing more common.... Full Story

Studies link obesity to fertility problems
Date: 2012-05-10 16:28:29
For women who have received FSH tests indicating they have impaired fertility, losing weight may be one of the simplest ways to improve their chances of conception. Significant evidence suggests that being overweight makes getting pregnant more difficult.... Full Story

More college-educated women are starting families than in the past
Date: 2012-05-08 16:01:40
In recent decades, many women felt forced to choose between a career and a family. This meant that those who went to college in order to pursue professional success were less likely to have children than those who did not go on to higher education. However, a new study suggests that this trend may be turning around.... Full Story

Young people overestimate fertility
Date: 2012-05-07 16:01:03
Couples are increasingly delaying marriage and children in order to pursue education and economic stability. However, a new study indicates that many young people may not fully understand the implications of these decisions on their ability to conceive naturally. FSH testing may be needed to help people realize the extent of their fertility.... Full Story

Expert urges women to understand their fertility
Date: 2012-04-25 16:11:07
FSH testing may play an important role in a woman's family planning. It can help individuals understand their fertility levels and let them know what to expect in the future. This may prevent future disappointment.... Full Story

Many women have lifestyle factors that impair fertility
Date: 2012-04-19 15:54:58
Unhealthy lifestyle factors may be a primary reason why many women receive FSH test results indicating they have impaired fertility. A new study published in the Journal of Advanced Nursing indicates that the vast majority of women who seek treatment at fertility clinics have potentially serious health risk factors.... Full Story

Most women have misconceptions about the effects of aging on fertility
Date: 2012-04-06 15:51:53
FSH testing may be a valuable tool in family planning. It can help women understand their fertility levels and know if they can afford to wait longer to try to conceive. However, a group of experts says that many women may not understand the implications of delaying pregnancy too long.... Full Story

Fertility treatments and older maternal age linked to multiple births
Date: 2012-04-03 16:00:40
FSH testing and other fertility treatments today enable women to conceive children even though they may be older or have impaired fertility. However, new evidence suggests that these approaches to conception may be leading to a rise in the number of twins born in the U.S.... Full Story

Genetic markers could improve fertility testing
Date: 2012-03-27 15:54:40
FSH testing plays an important role in assessing a woman's current fertility. However, it is less effective at predicting future childbearing ability. Now, a team of researchers from the Stanford School of Medicine have identified a set genetic markers may improve predictive ability.... Full Story

Few young cancer patients take steps to preserve fertility
Date: 2012-03-26 16:10:59
Many women of reproductive age who are treated for cancer do not take steps to preserve their fertility, such as undergoing FSH testing to measure fertility or having their eggs or embryos frozen prior to treatment, according to a new study.... Full Story

Women who are trying to conceive should pay attention their exercise habits
Date: 2012-03-22 15:51:41
For women who want to improve their FSH test results and increase their chances of becoming pregnant, they may want to reconsider their exercise routines. A new study published in the journal Fertility and Sterility indicates that physical activities can play a large role in a woman's fertility.... Full Story

Researchers say BPA exposure leads to fertility problems
Date: 2012-03-20 16:00:29
High levels of exposure to the chemical bisphenol A, or BPA, may result in unhealthy FSH test results for women. A new study has shown that the chemical may cause fertility problems.... Full Story

Couples struggling to conceive should consider FSH testing
Date: 2012-03-07 16:53:33
For women with impaired fertility, there are many treatments that may improve their chances of conceiving. However, experts say that individuals often delay FHS testing and other diagnostic procedures, which may diminish the effectiveness of treatments.... Full Story

Researchers make fertility breakthrough
Date: 2012-02-27 16:46:53
Once a woman receives an FSH test indicating she has lost her fertility, it is generally believed that she has little chance of becoming pregnant again naturally. This is because women typically start life with a set number of eggs and once these are gone the body does not produce any more.... Full Story

Rheumatoid arthritis and lupus may contribute to fertility issues in women
Date: 2012-02-16 17:01:50
Women with lupus or rheumatoid arthritis may benefit from seeking FSH testing prior to trying to become pregnant. New research indicates that women with these conditions have high rates of infertility and frequently have fewer children than they would like.... Full Story

Group leads effort to eliminate infertility stigmas
Date: 2012-02-13 17:00:58
Despite the fact that many men and women receive FSH testing that indicates they have low levels of fertility, there are relatively low levels awareness concerning the problem among the public. This may prevent people from seeking the appropriate treatments for addressing their condition.... Full Story

Wait to have children can make conceiving more difficult
Date: 2012-02-10 16:48:55
A growing number of women are putting off trying to have a child in order to pursue careers. Experts say that these individuals may want to consider FSH testing prior to trying to conceive, as the process may not be as simple as they believe once they pass a certain age.... Full Story

Some foods may boost fertility
Date: 2012-02-08 17:00:04
Certain foods become very common around Valentine's Day due to their reputation as aphrodisiacs. But experts say that many of the same foods that are considered to give a boost to desire may also benefit individuals who have learned that they have substandard fertility through FSH testing.... Full Story

Acupuncture may boost fertility treatments
Date: 2012-02-01 16:43:36
Women who have learned through FSH testing that they have low levels of fertility and are undergoing treatments for the condition may benefit from seeking acupuncture. New research shows that this therapy may improve the outcome of in vitro fertilization.... Full Story

Rate of twin births increases
Date: 2012-01-24 16:43:30
Following FSH testing that reveals fertility problems, many women undergo in vitro fertilization. While this may dramatically increase a woman's odds of conceiving, officials say it is also contributing to a rise in twin birth rates.... Full Story

Delaying parenthood may have many consequences, report states
Date: 2012-01-17 17:02:49
Both men and women who are considering delaying parenthood may benefit from FSH testing to make sure they are still fertile, as a new report suggests that fertility may be just one of several issues that may arise from trying to conceive at an older age.... Full Story

Few women comply with doctors orders to increase odds of conception
Date: 2012-01-16 16:55:28
Following FSH testing, many women find out that they will need some help to become pregnant. However, new research indicates that many individuals do not follow their instructions on the best ways to become pregnant.... Full Story

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