Deciding to start a family

Deciding to start a family is an exciting milestone. For some, pregnancy comes as soon as the first birth control pill is missed. But for 1 in 8 American couples who dream of parenthood, the inability to become or stay pregnant can be filled with heartache. Knowing when to turn to a fertility specialist can minimize the time spent hoping for a baby and make your family a reality sooner.

Infertility Causes & Overview

Infertility overview: Learn about causes of infertility in women and men, unexplained infertility, secondary infertility, age and more.

Natural Fertility Tips

Read natural fertility tips & preconception advice, including about timing & frequency, and impacts of stress, sleep, caffeine & weight.

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Our fertility email newsletter is for patients and other opt-in recipients. Join our mailing list for stories, news, tips and events.

Fertility Blog

Read our fertility blog, your trusted source for health advice, answers, opinions and guidance to commonly asked fertility patient questions.