Infertility is a disease of the reproductive system. One third (30%) of infertility can be attributed to male factors, and about one third (30%) can be attributed to female factors. In about 20% of cases infertility is unexplained, and the remaining 10% of infertility is caused by a combination of problems in both partners.
Learn basic information about infertility and when is the right time to see a specialist.
Discover how the male and female reproductive system works. Find out how to track your fertility cycles.
If you are over the age of 35, the time of trying to conceive is reduced to 6 months. It is important to see a specialist, or a Reproductive Endocrinologist, or in some cases your OB/Gyn or urologist for a complete fertility work-up and diagnosis.
Take the first steps in understanding your fertility and creating a plan for your family building journey.
Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive or carry a pregnancy to term after 12 months of trying to conceive. Learn about the medical conditions that cause infertility.
Here's what a woman should expect when going to a fertility specialist.
The basic work-up for men begins with an doctor's appointment to discuss medical history and current medical status.
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