Don’t smoke pot if you’re struggling to conceive: doctor

Men and women who smoke marijuana could be adding to their infertility woes if they are already struggling to start a family, says an obstetrician-gynecologist who is calling for more research into reproductive aspects of the recreational drug that may be increasingly used in Canada since it was legalized. Related Canadian flight crews required to abstain from cannabis for 28 […]

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Why Dylan Dreyer Feared 'Blowback' Before Revealing Her Struggle with Secondary Infertility

After Dylan Dreyer made the decision to open up about her struggle with miscarriage and secondary infertility, she’s getting candid about how, at one point, she considered keeping it a secret. On the April 22 episode of the Today show’s Third Hour — the same day Jenna Bush Hager announced she’s expecting her third child, a boy — the show’s weather correspondent […]

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Katie Lee on Staying Hopeful Through Fertility Struggles: 'I Know a Family Will Happen for Us'

Katie Lee isn’t giving up on her dream to have a family. The 37-year-old Food Network star revealed in an emotional Instagram last month that she and her husband Ryan Biegel have had difficulties conceiving since their September 2018 wedding. Now Lee is opening up about her infertility struggles in an essay for this week’s issue of PEOPLE, explaining that […]

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Dylan Dreyer Opens Up About Secondary Infertility: I’m ‘In the Middle of It’

Sharing her story. Dylan Dreyer suffered a miscarriage while trying to have a second baby with her husband, Brian Fichera, and is now opening up about her infertility journey. After trying to conceive for six months, the Today show meteorologist, 37, found out she had a “very low egg count” and her uterus was “scarred shut” from delivering her son, […]

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Happy birthday, Farah Khan: How her journey through IVF was all about persistence

Happy birthday, Farah Khan: The Happy New Year director has never shied away from talking about her journey into parenthood and has openly encouraged people to undergo IVF. She had said in a statement to IANS, "IVF is a blessing…being persistent, positive and patient towards the procedure paid off. Director and choreographer Farah Khan became a mother at 43. Not […]

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Infertility and depression: Symptoms, treatment, and support

Research from 2015 found a high prevalence of major depressive disorder in people who were receiving treatment for infertility. In this article, learn more about infertility and depression, as well as the symptoms and treatment options. How is infertility linked to depression? While doctors have long understood that infertility is a medical problem, shame and secrecy remain prevalent among people […]

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