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Infertility means not being able to get pregnant after one year of trying. Or, six months, if a woman is 35 or older. Women who can get pregnant but...
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Infertility in men is most often caused by: A problem called varicocele (VAIR-ih-koh-seel). This happens when the veins on a man's testicle(s) are...
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A man's sperm can be changed by his overall health and lifestyle. Some things that may reduce the health or number of sperm include: heavy alcohol...
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Infertility can be treated with medicine, surgery, artificial insemination, or assisted reproductive technology. Many times these treatments are...
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Some common medicines used to treat infertility in women include: Clomiphene citrate (Clomid): This medicine causes ovulation by acting on the...
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Most cases of female infertility are caused by problems with ovulation. Without ovulation, there are no eggs to be fertilized. Some signs that a...
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Many things can change a woman's ability to have a baby. These include: age stress poor diet athletic training being overweight or underweight...
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The more times you have pelvic inflammatory disease, the more likely it is that you won't be able to get pregnant. When you have pelvic inflammatory...
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While most medications do not affect sperm production, both allopurinol and colchicine have been been reported to influence semen parameters. Unlike...
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Most experts define infertility as not being able to get pregnant after at least one year of trying. Women who are able to get pregnant but then have...
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No, infertility is not always a woman's problem. In about one-third of cases, infertility is due to the woman (female factors). In another third of...
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Infertility in men is most often caused by: Problems making sperm -- producing too few sperm or none at all Problems with the sperm's ability to...
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The number and quality of a man's sperm can be affected by his overall health and lifestyle. Some things that may reduce sperm number and/or quality...
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Problems with ovulation account for most cases of infertility in women. Without ovulation, there are no eggs to be fertilized. Some signs that a...
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Many things can affect a woman's ability to have a baby. These include: Age Stress Poor diet Athletic training Being overweight or underweight...
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