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The Simple Six Rules of Fertility

1. Check your Weight Being overweight or underweight affects fertility in both men and women. Evidence from research clearly draws connections between a person’s weight and his/ her fertility. What needs to considered here is an individual’s BMI or Body Mass Index. The BMI is calculated based on the person’s height and weight and a […]

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Busting 4 Myths of Infertility

Myth #1: All thyroid patients are infertile Fact: Although undetected and untreated thyroid could be cause of infertility, all people suffering from hypothyroidism do have infertility. In fact, a patient who maintains good health habits including nutritious food, regular exercise along with thyroid medications could conceive perfectly naturally. Myth #2: Infertility & impotency are one […]

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Nutrition and Fertility – The Fertility Diet

One of the most important steps to prevent infertility and also to treat infertility is to keep a watch on diet and nutrition. Poor diet does way more damage to your body than just reducing the lifespan. Nutrition plays an important role in a healthy body and reproductive system. Food & fertility are definitely linked […]

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11 Questions to ask before choosing a fertility clinic

1. Does the centre strictly adhere to ICMR guidelines? The Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) has a set of strict guidelines to be followed by any fertility/ IVF centre. Currently, though this is not a law, it is a bill pending in the parliament to be passed. So, it is definitely mandatory for an […]

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Are there any risks in an IVF procedure?

Though In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and other fertility procedures are quite common these days, there are a few risks involved in these procedures. It is important to know and understand this risk before taking up the procedure. Please ensure that your doctor informs you of the risks and side effects and you know understand them […]

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Success Stories – Lifestyle Based Infertility

Rahul* and Pooja* were 39 and 35 years of age when they walked into the doors of Oasis. After being married for 4 years, they tried for 2 years to have a baby naturally. However, the natural route did not work for them.  By this time Pooja was increasingly worried about her biological clock ticking […]

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5 things Indians need to know about Infertility – The Myths & the Facts

Statistically, across the world, infertility affects one in six couples. Despite this, it is a cause of immense taboo in most societies. Though the west has seen significant improvements in spreading awareness about this condition, India is yet to see such information exchange. The culture we belong to – where sex is not discussed – […]

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