How often should you have sex to get pregnant?
When you are trying to get pregnant, there are many questions about the fertile window, timing of intercourse, and intercourse frequency.
Vitamin D plays a key role in fertility, vitamin D receptors are found in the ovaries, uterus, placenta, and testis 1. Vitamin D and other hormones contribute to seasonal changes in fertility which impacts pregnancy rates and outcomes. Increased pregnancy rates can be seen in summer months while reduced ovulation rates can be seen in winter months2.
What is the optimal level for FSH for fertility? Day 3 fertility testing.
In order to assess a woman’s reproductive health, I recommend laboratory tests be done on day 3 of the menstrual cycle. Day 3 testing will take a look at sex hormone levels that are necessary for women’s reproductive function.
Bisphenol-A, aka BPA, AKA yuk! It is used to make plastics and those resinous sealants for tooth repair. It does a lot more and here’s what you need to know. The skinny, BPA is a an obesogen ( a chemical that might increase your weight by interrupting hormonal and physiological processes). One researcher in China …