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Obese women have lower egg quality in IVF

(Image: Michelle Meiklejohn at freedigitalphotos.net) New research published in the online journal Human Reproduction, has suggested that the reason obese women have problems becoming pregnant through IVF or ICSI, could be due to the reduced quality of their eggs. For an … Continue reading

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Folic Acid boosts sperm

Women who are intending to get pregnant are advised to be on folic acid to prevent certain brain and spine defects (known as neural tube defects in medical terms) but it now appears that the same vitamin can also improve … Continue reading

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