IVF patients at our Memphis fertility center should consider these healthy resolutions Memphis fertility specialist Dr. Amelia Bailey helps women and couples navigate the route to conception every day. With the coming new year, we talked to Dr. Bailey about what resolutions an IVF patient might make to better their health in body and mind. What healthy resolutions might you recommend to IVF patients? Dr….Comments Off on Dr. Amelia Bailey
How your body clock helps in optimizing fertility Artificial light near your bed or interrupted sleep patterns could negatively impact your natural fertility. The body’s instinctive sleep patterns, your circadian rhythms, are guided by signals to the brain that produce melatonin, the chemical that makes you feel sleepy. Ideally, when it’s dark, your suprachiasmatic nucleus, SCN, assumes it’s time to sleep, and so your melatonin…Comments Off on Dreaming about a baby?
Did you know that smoking cigarettes hurts your fertility? You know that smoking is bad for you – causing lung cancer, heart disease, and other health risks. But did you know that smoking cigarettes hurts your fertility, too? Even women exposed to secondhand smoke can suffer health risks. It takes 30 days for the harmful substances from one cigarette to be cleared from the blood…Comments Off on Smoking and Fertility: Why You Should Quit
June is Men’s Health Month, so now is a great time to learn more about optimizing male fertility – especially since male infertility is so common. Of all couples struggling to get pregnant, approximately one-third have a problem regarding sperm production or function. Many times, such abnormalities can be identified through a semen analysis. In other cases, problems still exist with sperm even with normal…Comments Off on Optimizing Male Fertility
Are you hoping to get pregnant in the New Year? If so, now is a great time to optimize your fertility and take steps to make sure you’re in the best shape possible to help you conceive. It’s not unusual for couples to avoid getting pregnant while they’re still in school, advancing their careers, enjoying the early years of marriage, and so forth. However, once…Comments Off on Prepare for Pregnancy in the New Year
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