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Almonds For Fertility
How does fertility treatment for lo-cah differ from fertility treatment for pcos? I'm young, normal-weight, ovulate rarely, and am otherwise healthy.
Are there supplements that my husband can take to help male fertility? Anything for female fertility?
Here are some ...: Although the touting for magic supplements for infertility abounds, their effects for such have never well studied in humans despite some suggestive help in animal lab. Thus far, there has been no known supplements to enhance male or female fertility. Largely, heredity + healthy lifestyle without overindulgence are still the best bid for fertility. ...Read more
Tough to say: While acupuncture is associated when performed by an experienced professional, with improved fertility, i believe the benefits are more in the yield of eggs and fertilization ability of the woman moreso than improving the quality of the eggs. The eggs have been in existence since birth and matured moreso recently before ovulation. I don't believe there are great studies answering your specific ? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11991435.Get a more detailed answer ›
Whats a good way to insure a healthy female reproductive system. Are there any foods or drinks good for female reproductive.Any vaccine for std?
Healthy Reproductive: Systems can be maintained by always using barrier protection when having any sexual encounters. Hpv (the virus that causes abnormal pap smears) is spread by unprotected sex--as is genital herpes, hiv/aids, gonorrhea ; chlamydia.Because some of these diseases are not symptomatic in women, damage to uterus and fallopian tubes can cause infertility and chronic pelvic pain. Too late for hpv vaccine. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Prevents cancer!!!: Research shows that men who ejaculate 21 times per month or more have 19% less risk of prostate cancer than men who ejaculate 7 times a month or less. So if you do not have a partner to have sex with at least 21 times a month masturbation should be beneficial. It can also be a way to reduce stress and reducing stress is always good for health! See http://tinyurl.com/hqzzrxp ...Read more
Can u take coq 10 for fertility to improve egg quality if you're taking hormonal medications for an iui?
You can take it: But there are no good studies to confirm that it will be helpful. Ask your OB for their opinion. ...Read more
Guava is a fruit not: A herb. Guava can be eaten during pregnancy with one caveat. They should be well washed prior to peeling. There may be toxoplasmosis or listeriosis (as well as other parasites/ bacteria) on the peel. These can enter the food when it is cut. This info is per the american pregnancy association. ...Read more
Maybe not: Helpful weight loss foods are natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and iceberg lettuce (without salad dressing). A cashew is a delicious nut, and nuts have protein and fat, which means more calories. Just like with peanut butter, a little is good, but a lot would be bad. A calorie is a calorie, regardless of where it comes from. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are foods cooked in soybean oil bad for men? I heard soy products are not good for men. Same for soybean oil? Thank you.
Too much is no good: Soy products have been dietary staples in asia for hundreds, if not thousands of years. Soy can contain compounds that affect thyroid function, and can be mildly estrogenic. Excessive intake, especially of processed soy products, e.g. Texturized soy protein, as opposed to natural sources like edamames, tofu, tempeh, could conceivably be a problem; mostly not. Soy oil doesn't have those chemicls. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer