fertility

US fertility clinic mix-up brings calls, questions

The suspect is dead, the fertility clinic where he reportedly replaced a customer`s sperm with his own no longer operates, and the clinic left no records that might show the extent of the scandal, the University of Utah said today.

Jan 15, 2014, 03:58 AM IST

Red meat, pork improve fertility: Expert

Nutrients found in red meat play an important role in fertility levels and the general health of women and men planning a pregnancy, says an expert.

Jan 11, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

Why girls are preferred over boys by IVF parents

A new research has found that a majority of IVF parents undergoing embryo screening are choosing girls over boys in order to decrease the child`s risk of autism, as male babies are about 4 times likely as girls to develop the medical condition.

Dec 26, 2013, 13:51 PM IST

Eat Brussels sprouts to boost your chances of having a baby

Eating Brussels sprouts can boost fertility in both men and women, a UK nutritionist says.

Dec 08, 2013, 13:25 PM IST

High multiple births due to fertility treatments: Study

More than a third of twin births and more than three-quarters of triplets or higher-order births in the US are the result of assisted reproductive technologies, a new finding says.

Dec 05, 2013, 18:58 PM IST

Now, `designer sperm` may alter faulty genes of future generations

A new research has suggested that it may be possible to alter faulty genes of future generations by introducing new, functioning genes using "designer sperm".

Dec 03, 2013, 16:33 PM IST

Asthmatic women could face delay in becoming pregnant

Women with asthma could take longer to conceive, a new study has found.

Nov 14, 2013, 15:17 PM IST

Carrots tipped as new sperm superfood

A new study has found that eating orange and yellow fruits and vegetables may make sperm swim faster.

Nov 03, 2013, 16:06 PM IST

Men`s personalities can reveal how many kids they have

Men with open, outgoing personalities may have more offspring, a new study has revealed.

Oct 22, 2013, 15:31 PM IST

Eating tips to boost fertility revealed

Women watching their weight and closely following a Mediterranean-style diet that is high in vegetables, vegetable oils, fish and beans may boost their chance of becoming pregnant, according to dietitians.

Oct 21, 2013, 13:26 PM IST

Mediterranean-style diet may boost fertility in women

Women who follow a Mediterranean-style diet - rich in vegetables, fish and beans - may increase their chances of getting pregnant, experts say.

Oct 18, 2013, 15:46 PM IST

Eating healthy breakfast helps increase fertility in women

Eating more calories in the morning breakfast can have a positive impact on women with problems of infertility, a new study has revealed.

Oct 02, 2013, 16:14 PM IST

Cradle of fertility lies in the brain

Researchers have found the final piece in the puzzle of understanding how the brain circuitry vital to normal fertility in humans and other mammals operates.

Sep 21, 2013, 12:57 PM IST

Eating raspberries can enhance fertility

A new study has claimed that eating raspberries could potentially enhance fertility in both men and women.

Aug 26, 2013, 10:41 AM IST

Personality traits can affect fertility, study finds

A new study has found a link between men`s and women`s personalities and the likelihood of them having kids.

Aug 22, 2013, 13:22 PM IST

Meal timing may help improve fertility in women with polycystic ovaries

A researcher has found that meal timing can help women suffering from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome manage their glucose and insulin levels to improve overall fertility.

Aug 14, 2013, 11:30 AM IST

Antioxidants do not help women conceive

A new study has revealed that there is no high quality evidence that antioxidant supplements help increase a woman`s chances of having a baby.

Aug 05, 2013, 11:53 AM IST

Working in night shift ups miscarriage risk

Women working in irregular shifts are likely to experience reduced fertility and greater menstrual disruption than those working in regular shifts, according to a new research.

Jul 10, 2013, 11:16 AM IST

Stressed women less attractive to men

Men find women with high levels of stress hormone less attractive, a new study has found.

May 22, 2013, 15:32 PM IST

Lack of sleep may reduce a man`s sperm count

Sleep problems can drastically lower the fertility among young men, a study has warned.

Apr 28, 2013, 17:06 PM IST