Enhancing Fertility

Enhancing Fertility

By taking into account your individual health and situation, we can help you get on track to bring your body back to natural balance before embarking on more intensive, often stressful, A.R.T. procedures. Fertility Bridges has many resources that provide information on bringing your mind-body connection back into place to enhance your fertility.

Calculate your chances at IVF success

You have probably seen more pregnancy statistics than you ever wanted to. But somehow more numbers doesn’t always mean more understanding. Use this tool to find out what matters for YOU – get your personal IVF success rates and a comprehensive report on what it all means. The calculator takes account of age, medical history, etc.

Yoga Postures for Infertility

There are myriad of reasons people struggle with infertility, but a variety of restorative yoga postures may encourage the body to be more responsive to conception. In addition, the medical community has conducted a few studies involving the ideal mind-body connection for conception. The majority of results indicate that many couples need to relax.

Stress and infertility: the weak link between them

If you’re a woman in America trying to get pregnant, you’ve probably heard about that long contentious list of all the things you’re not supposed to do that might hurt your chances of conceiving: Smoking. Drinking. Exercising too much. Not sleeping enough. Weighing too much or too little. Consuming too much caffeine or too many carbohydrates.

Can hot yoga prevent ovulation?

You know, fertility can be difficult, so you want to avoid any behaviors that might prevent you from getting pregnant and to increase any activities that might help move things along. You are already taking positive steps, but you may want to discuss with your healthcare provider—or even a fertility specialist—additional ones.

Is there a link between lipstick and infertility?

There have long been rumors that lipstick contains lead, but since cosmetic producers are not mandated to release the ingredients of their products, this fact remained hidden for many years. Back in 2007, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics sent 33 brands of lipstick to an independent lab for testing and found that 61% tested positive for up to 0.65 parts per million of lead.

Increased fertility rate for IVF patients achieved by new equipment

A novel system for processing embryos during IVF treatment has been shown to significantly improve the chances of pregnancy — by more than a quarter. The innovative design of interlinked incubators provides a totally enclosed and controlled environment within which every step of the IVF process can be performed.

The link between exercise and fertility: How much is too much?

This is what a recent study set out to discover: the link between physical activity and how long it took for women to get pregnant. The research, which just appeared in the journal Fertility and Sterility, studied 3,600 Danish women between 18 and 40 who were planning to get pregnant and weren’t getting any kind of fertility treatment.