Category Archives for Female Fertility

10 Step PCOS Diet Plan

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If you’ve been diagnosed with PCOS one of the best things you can do to manage your condition is to adjust your diet by following a structured PCOS diet plan. Even though PCOS falls into the category of conditions which are incurable and have a genetic predisposition, the good news is you can influence which […]

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How To Conceive With PCOS – By Beth Heller

Has your fertility journey caused you to ask your mother questions about her experience and how to conceive with PCOS? Many women at Pulling Down the Moon report that their challenges have prompted their mothers to reveal previously untold stories of struggles to conceive, miscarriages and losses. Others learned for the first time that their mothers […]

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Trying to Get Pregnant with PCOS

If you’ve been trying to get pregnant with PCOS, then this is the article for you. Trying to get pregnant with PCOS is not as mysterious as it may seem. It may be a diagnosis for a lifetime, but it doesn’t have to rule your world or prevent you from trying to get pregnant with […]

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Anthropology of the Due Date

Shawn A. Tassone, M.D. author of “Hands Off My Belly! The Pregnant Woman’s Guide to Surviving Myths, Mothers, and Moods” – Mom’s Choice Gold Recipient and Arizona Book Publisher’s Glyph Award Winner. So much mysticism and mythology surrounds the pregnancy due date.  Much of the mysticism is held by physicians who hold on to the […]

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Yoga for Fertility: Open to Conceive

Yoga originated in India more than 5000 years ago. The word yoga means “union” or connection of the mind and body. The practice of yoga, which involves breathing techniques and special poses, is designed to create physical, emotional, mental and spiritual balance. Although yoga is an ancient practice, modern science is discovering the power that […]

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13 Natural Treatments for Blocked Fallopian Tubes

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Article overview Causes of Blocked Fallopian TubesMucus and Blocked TubesTypes of Fallopian Tube BlockageSigns and Symptoms of Blocked Fallopian Tubes5 Things That May Lead to Fallopian Tube BlockageDiagnosing Blocked Fallopian TubesMedical Treatment for Blocked Tubes13 Natural Treatments for Blocked Fallopian TubesHow To Unblock Fallopian Tubes Naturally With Herbs Blocked Fallopian tubes are responsible for 25% […]

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Secondary Infertility Causes – And How to Address Them

Secondary infertility causes are often as mysterious as unexplained infertility. Secondary infertility is just as emotionally painful as primary infertility. In some ways one could argue it’s even more painful than primary infertility as couples are more reluctant to seek help. Between 30-40 percent of couples seeking help for infertility are experiencing secondary infertility. Somehow we […]

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Introduction to Circle and Bloom

Stress and infertility do not mix. We know that. The difficult part, however, is to figure out how best to remove it from the equation. For the most part, stress is not addressed in conjunction with fertility treatments and procedures. Most fertility specialists are now coming to terms with the fact that they need to start […]

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Self Fertility Massage to Naturally Increase Fertility

We all know that a well-done massage not only reduces pain and relieves stress, but also has other health benefits. Self Fertility Massage™ is completely natural and is a technique that women can use without any external aid to boost their reproductive ability and handle their menstrual cycles better. Another advantage is that the immune […]

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Fertility Questions and Answers

In my recent survey you asked some great fertility questions. Thanks for asking these questions as some apply to many others. So here are the answers, but before we dive into the fertility questions and answers, remember I’d be delighted to work with you personally. So feel free to email me, I’d love to help […]

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10 Ways to Address Your Root Common Causes of Infertility — Naturally

Infertility affects more couples than ever. 1 out of 6 couples today experience difficulty falling pregnant. What was once seen as a woman’s problem is now known to affect men equally. But what are the common causes of infertility and what can be done to address them naturally? But isn’t there IVF to fall back […]

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13 Do-It-Yourself Ways to Shrink Fibroids Naturally

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Article Overview What are Fibroids?Types of FibroidsWhat Exactly Causes Fibroids?Risk FactorsWhat Are the Symptoms of Fibroids?13 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Fibroids5 Steps in Making a Castor Oil Pack*Other Ways to Shrink Fibroids NaturallyTakeaway While uterine fibroids do not cause serious pregnancy problems, fibroids may interfere with implantation and pregnancy, depending on where they […]

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10 Tips for Getting Pregnant with Endometriosis Naturally

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Can you have a baby when you have endometriosis? Yes! Despite the disease being identified as one of the leading causes of infertility in women, getting pregnant with endometriosis is possible.

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Hypothyroidism and Infertility: Getting Pregnant with Hypothyroidism

Article overview What’s a Thyroid Gland and How’s It Connected to Your Fertility? What Body Functions Are Affected by Your Thyroid Gland?How Does Your Thyroid Regulate Your Metabolism?Thyroid HormonesThyroid Function and InfertilityHypothyroidism & Getting Pregnant: The Thyroid and the Ovaries Are RelatedThyroid Function Is Linked to PCOS and EndometriosisPoor Thyroid Function Can Result InSymptoms of […]

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Unexplained Infertility Treatment – Why Can’t I Get Pregnant?

‘It’s hard when it doesn’t come easy’ – A heartfelt song by Dixie Chicks sums up in one sentence what infertility feels like. Is there an unexplained infertility treatment? That’s a hard question to answer because there are many possible causes. If you’ve been trying to conceive for a few months now and are wondering […]

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