Category Archives: Female Fertility

What is AMH? Here’s what you need to know.

If there was a 'Holy Grail' of female fertility blood tests then I think AMH (Anti-Mullerian Hormone) is the one. It is perhaps the single most important female fertility blood test to have carried out if you have been trying to conceive without success. What is AMH? At birth, every woman is born with the total…
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How to get pregnant by checking your Temperature: It’s Incredibly Easy!

Yes its a fact! Taking your temperature every day can confirm Ovulation, determine your overall Reproductive Health and identify Weaknesses in your cycle. This is not a new phenomenon. Temperature patterns during the menstrual cycle were first described in the 1930's by proponents of the rhythm method of birth control! Yes that's correct, this method…
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How to Get Pregnant using Ovulation Predictor Kits In 5 Easy Steps

Wouldn't it be great if Ovulation Predictor Kits did exactly as they promised: 1 Pee on the stick. 2 Have Intercourse. 3 Get pregnant. Easy Right? WRONG! Ovulation Predictor Kits (OPKs) are the most commonly used 'pee-on-stick' devices after Pregnancy tests. Most people either love them or hate them. If you feel like you are flushing…
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It’s my 36th Birthday… am I Over the Hill?

So this week I will 'celebrate' my 36th Birthday. I don't feel any different from 10 years ago. But is this the beginning of the end for my fertility? Am I over the Hill? What have I been doing? I've been working in fertility clinics for over a decade. The fact that female fertility decreases…
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