Infertility

Calculator predicts success of live birth after in vitro fertilization

Calculator predicts success of live birth after in vitro fertilization

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The findings may help couples plan infertility treatments more effectively.

Smoking linked to infertility, early menopause

Smoking linked to infertility, early menopause

Researchers confirmed increased risks for infertility and natural menopause before age 50 in women who are either active smokers or regularly exposed to secondhand smoke.

High cholesterol may spell low fertility

High cholesterol may spell low fertility

The longest time to achieve pregnancy occurred in couples in which both partners had high cholesterol levels.

Untreated celiac disease may cause infertility

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Women with unexplained infertility are at heightened risk for having undiagnosed celiac disease (CD), which may be a modifiable and treatable risk factor

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