| Apr 5, 2012
| 2:11 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Among women trying to get pregnant, moderate exercise is tied to more success, according to a new study. However, with exception of overweight and obese women, women who exercise vigorously take a longer time to conceive....
| Apr 12, 2012
With the fast-paced lifestyles and time-consuming jobs that many women are committed to these days, it seems that more and more women are trying to have children only to find out that it is "too late." Recent advances in medicine now allow women the...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Many people are unaware of the ins and outs of infertility. With infertility affecting 6.1 million people, it's extremely important to be educated.
Reproductive endocrinologist of the Fertility Centers of Illinois Dr. Meike Uhler says the need for...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 12:31 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Donating eggs does not appear to hurt a woman's chances of becoming pregnant in the years after the procedure, a small study from Belgium found.
Few other studies have looked at the effects of egg-harvesting procedures on...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Now is the time to be thinking just how many cow-calf pairs should be turned out to grass. Stocking rates and grazing dates should have been planned and set.
However, predictions of rainfall shortages need to be applied to the plan and stocking rates...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 7:11 PM
For the dairy farmer, the word "twin" may as well be a cuss word. In fact, it is a four letter word, isn't it?
But seriously, few farmers would ever wish that on any of their cows. One might think that twins is two for the price of one, but we all...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 1:04 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - During a four-year experiment that offered the women of St. Louis, Missouri, free contraceptives - including expensive long-term implants - rates of teen pregnancy and repeat abortions in the area dropped dramatically,...
| May 2, 2012
When a couple is struggling to conceive, it's the woman who is usually the first — and often the only one — to be poked, prodded and analyzed, experts say. The burden of figuring out infertility is too often placed on the woman alone....
| May 5, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Test-tube babies have higher rates of birth defects, and doctors have long wondered: Is it because of certain fertility treatments or infertility itself? A large new study from Australia suggests both may play a role.
Compared to those conceived...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:45 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- An Indiana diocese asked a federal court on Monday to reject a lawsuit by a former parochial schoolteacher who claims she was fired for violating Roman Catholic doctrine by using in vitro fertilization to try to get pregnant.
| May 17, 2012
| 3:48 AM
She is the first baby born in the metro area and the entire state of Kansas using a frozen egg. Her name is Morgan Bell and on Wednesday, the infertility doctor who helped make her life possible got to meet her.
It was November of last year when Jessica...
| May 27, 2012
| 6:02 PM
(Reuters) - Cancer treatment can sometimes lead to infertility, but young women are far less likely than young men to be informed of this, according to a Swedish study.
Findings published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology found that of nearly 500...