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Infertility risk factors affecting both male and female

Infertility risk factors for both male and female happen to be the same while other risk factors are gender specific as you can read about in our previous articles. If you are trying to conceive it is helpful to know of the potential risk factors in your life. There may be a lifestyle choices that can attribute to an infertility diagnosis. By identifying them and addressing them early on, it could increase your chances for successful and healthier pregnancy.  …

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More than 18 female infertility risk factors in detail

There are many different risk factors that can play a huge part when it comes to female fertility. For today we have chosen 18 of them in detail. The Education Zone of Fertilitypedia explains 181 infertility risk factors. Our Education Zone has been created by team of medical experts and its professional source of information you can trust. BRCA mutations A mutation in either of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes, which are tumor suppressor genes. Cervical polyps Small, elongated tumors…

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Calculate your chances to conceive

Last week we provided you with the explanation of how artificial intelligence can help being used in the online self-diagnosis Fertilitypedia tool. Today we want to highlight another unique Fertilitypedia tool which will indicate your chance to conceive. How can our online Fertilitypedia Chance to conceive calculator help you? This tool is intended to serve as a guide for decision-making about how and when to deal with fertility issues. The Fertilitypedia Chance to conceive calculations are based on over 30 years of…

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Meet with Dr. Watson and make your self-diagnosis

„Welcome to Self-Diagnosis. Since you are here, I suppose there is something troubling you, so let’s find out more about it. Let me ask you some questions.“ This is how your self-diagnosis will start. This is how Dr. Watson will talk to you. Why Dr. Watson? Did you already hear about Artificial Intelligence? Did you hear about IBM Watson? IBM Watson is in some sense the smartest computer on the planet. His skills are used especially in healthcare. This area…

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Guide to Prenatal Care

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Finding out you’re pregnant can be a joyous occasion, but it can also be very intimidating. After getting over your initial excitement and shock, prenatal care will be the next thing on your mind. You are going to have to find a doctor and apply for insurance if you do not have it. Then you have to come up with a birth plan, submit yourself to tests and physical examinations. You may even start panicking a little bit when you…

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Understanding your hormones

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You inhabit an amazing body that performs a myriad of functions every second of the day. This incredible feat is controlled by your brain and co-ordinated by your hormones. Millions of women are affected by hormonal changes throughout their lives but have little idea about how or why. Hormonal imbalances can lead to: Fatigue & exhaustion Weight gain Increased stress Mood swings/irritability Poor concentration Poor memory Hot flushes Night sweats Lack of libido Depression/anxiety What are hormones and how do…

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Hair Loss Causes And Solutions (Infographic)

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Though none of us would like to lose hair, the reality is that almost eight out of ten people complain of hair loss after a certain age. Hence, it is important to find out ways and means by which the problem can be prevented and a solution can be found out. Let us learn more about it over the next few lines. Genetics There is no doubt that our genetics and DNA composition has a big role to play as…

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The Realities of Hepatitis C in 2018

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You’ve probably heard about Hepatitis C. There are regularly commercials advertising medications that treat the issue. Perhaps you have an acquaintance that has been afflicted by the virus. Or maybe you’re concerned that you’ve somehow contracted the virus. Unfortunately, there’s also a lot of misunderstanding about Hepatitis C, how it varies from other strains of Hepatitis, and how it can be treated. These misunderstandings often lead to fear, frustration, and confusion. If that’s you, have no fear. The issue really isn’t…

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The evolution of the family – will nuclear family survive in our changing world?

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When you hear the term “nuclear family”, you may think of The Simpsons, wherein a married couple, Homer and Marge, live together under one roof with their three children. While this is the traditional model of the nuclear family, as we have known it since the days of the Industrial Revolution, the standard family structure has been redefined over the past several decades, starting in the 1960s, when alternatives to the stereotypical heterosexual married couple with an average of 2.4…

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Squashing the Myth – Infertility is the Woman’s Problem

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  Infertility problems can be overwhelming. They affect couples worldwide. This article will shed some light on a multi-millennial myth associated with infertility. The myth? “Infertility is a woman’s problem”. Why is this myth still engrained in so many people’s minds? Is it fueled by a superfluous society mindset that has been imbedded into many people’s minds for hundreds or even thousands of years? Is a man’s virility at stake? If society continues to educate themselves and becomes familiar with…

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