Tag: infertility

Dad’s health is important for his future baby

Dad’s health is important for his future baby

International Men’s Health Week is June 11-17. Celebrate it by encouraging the men in your life to take steps to improve their preconception healt ...
What you need to know about infertility

What you need to know about infertility

April 22-28 is National Infertility Awareness Week. Many couples struggle with infertility. In the United States, about 10 to 15 percent of couple ...
Fertility myths – we’ve got the facts

Fertility myths – we’ve got the facts

We’ve heard of many different theories about fertility and becoming pregnant through AskUs. We’ve rounded up some of the ones we hear most often to he ...
How long will it take for me to get pregnant?

How long will it take for me to get pregnant?

The answer to this question depends on many factors and is very personal. Some people get pregnant the first month they try. For others, it takes long ...
When do you need a reproductive endocrinologist?

When do you need a reproductive endocrinologist?

We get a lot of questions from women wondering how long it will take them to get pregnant. If you have been trying to conceive for a few months, you m ...

One couple’s rocky road to parenthood

In honor of National Infertility Awareness Week, we are grateful that one mom shared her story with us. We hope that her journey will inspire others w ...
Preconception health for dads

Preconception health for dads

We talk a lot about getting a woman’s body ready for pregnancy. But what about men? Dad’s health before pregnancy is important too. Here are a few thi ...
Why can’t I get pregnant?

Why can’t I get pregnant?

One of the most common questions we get in the Pregnancy and Newborn Health Education Center is about conception. Women want to know when they will ge ...
What is endometriosis?

What is endometriosis?

Endometriosis occurs when the lining of the uterus (the endometrium) grows in places outside of the uterus. This misplaced tissue is found on the ovar ...
Considering fertility treatment

Considering fertility treatment

If you’ve been trying to get pregnant for three or four months, keep trying. It may just take more time, even longer than you think it could. But, you ...