Causes of Infertility in a Woman
Title: Causes of Infertility in a WomanCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/14/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/14/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - October 14, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Covid-19 could cause male infertility by harming testicular cells that produce sperm, study claims
The sperm count of men suffering from mild cases of Covid-19 halved 30 days after they were diagnosed, according to the study reported in the Jerusalem Post. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: 'Advances in Infertility Treatment Prevent Sickle Cell, Other Diseases'
[Daily Trust] Dr Ibrahim Wada is a chief consultant gynaecologist and renowned fertility expert. He is one of the pioneers of IVF breakthroughs in the country and led the birth of Baby Hannatu in 1998. Wada, who is also the founder of Nisa Premier Hospital and chairman of Garki Hospital, Abuja in this interview speaks on advances in infertility care in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - September 29, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Boost for Women With Infertility Issues
[The Herald] Infertility in both women and men has resulted in many negative social issues that can cause significant stress and unhappiness in couples. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - September 22, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Harmful Flame Retardants Detected in College-Classroom Dust
THURSDAY, Sept. 3, 2020 -- Indoor spaces often contains harmful chemicals, say researchers who found high levels of toxic flame retardants in the dust of some U.S. college classrooms. The chemicals have been linked to thyroid disease, infertility,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 3, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Genetic mutations may be linked to infertility, early menopause
(Washington University School of Medicine) A new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis identifies a specific gene's previously unknown role in fertility. When the gene is missing in fruit flies, roundworms, zebrafish and mice, the animals are infertile or lose their fertility unusually early but appear otherwise healthy. Analyzing genetic data in people, the researchers found an association between mutations in this gene and early menopause. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Prevalence of domestic violence among infertile women attending subfertility clinic of a tertiary hospital - Silwal A, Thapa B.
INTRODUCTION: Millions of couples suffered from Infertility worldwide. Infertility can cause intense emotional pain in women resulting in stress, anxiety and depression. Domestic violence in infertile women can further results in poor health status and low... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Microplastic pollution found in human organs could increase the risk of infertility and cancer 
Experts from the Arizona State University are the first to show that the tiny plastic particles - which form when larger plastics break down - can enter our tissues. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Breast cancer patients face 'cruel' postcode lottery for fertility treatment
Chemotherapy given to young women with breast cancer can leave them infertile, meaning many choose to freeze an embryo or their eggs for future IVF (file photo). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Infertility Was Distressing. The Military Made It Even More Complicated.
For service members like me, Tricare health insurance and the limited number of military medical facilities offering fertility treatments add more stress to an already emotional process. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Victoria Chamberlin Tags: In Vitro Fertilization Pregnancy and Childbirth Infertility United States Defense and Military Forces Reproduction (Biological) Reed, Walter, National Military Medical Center Source Type: news

‘The Year Has Been Sort of Canceled’
A lost chance to say goodbye to an aged parent, a promising romance that fizzles when a pair can’t meet in person, a career that stalls when a prized job vanishes, a dwindling shot at parenthood when an infertility clinic suspends all in vitro fertilization treatments -- these are the casualties of our lives on pause during the coronavirus pandemic. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambia: Jammeh's Magic Anti-Aids Potion Did Not Exist
[JusticeInfo.net] Yahya Jammeh claimed he would rule Gambia for a billion years. The head of State also claimed he would treat a range of diseases including asthma, infertility and HIV/AIDS. The later "treatment", which started in 2007, is now being brought back to the fore by testimonies before the country's Truth Commission. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 28, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Nigeria: Foundation Offers N150 Million to Enable 40 Infertile Couples Become Parents
[Vanguard] The Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation (IIF) has said it's targeting about N150million to help 40 couples in dire need of reproductive interventions to become parents. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - July 23, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

The Fight for Fertility Equality
A movement has formed around the idea that one ’s ability to build a family should not be determined by wealth, sexuality, gender or biology. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: David Kaufman Tags: Infertility Homosexuality and Bisexuality Surrogate Motherhood In Vitro Fertilization Same-Sex Marriage, Civil Unions and Domestic Partnerships Source Type: news

Fad dieting risks ruining your chance of being a mum, fertility experts warn
Such regimes, medics say, can cause long-term damage, making conception difficult, sometimes, impossible. They warn of a generation of women risking infertility in a quest to be thin. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news