infertility

Meet IVF's Secret Weapon: Sunshine

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A Belgian doctor tried to find a correlation between IVF treatment and weather. Nothing. So he looked at the weather a month before the actual date of treatment. And that changed everything. "The month before is what's important, because that's when the egg is already starting to grow and mature,"  says Dr. Frank Vandekerckhove, a reproduction... Read more

Jimmy Fallon On Infertility: 'We Didn't Know Which One Of Us Wasn't Clicking'

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One look at Jimmy Fallon's phone proves he's one proud papa. "I promised myself I wouldn't be that guy when I had a baby, like 'Oh, you want to see a picture of my babies?' My whole iPhone is just all baby pictures. It used to be, I guess, food? I don't know... Read more

It's True: Pregnant Kim Kardashian Used IVF

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You've heard, you've heard: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are expecting baby no. 2. But we've just learned some new information about how it all happened. While Kardashian already opened up about her infertility issues on KUWTK and in Glamour, PEOPLE recently revealed just how challenging her road to conception... Read more

Paying for Fertility Treatments: The Biggest Concern

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You can't put a price on the joy of starting a family. But at $12,400, you can put a price on infertility treatments. That figure -- the average cost of one cycle of IVF -- is the leading cause of stress among women undergoing IVF. And a new study conducted by Read more

Watch This Man React to Wife's Pregnancy Reveal After 5-Year Infertility Struggle (Video)

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Ten years ago, the Prices went to Aruba for their honeymoon. And now, they're trying to return for a babymoon. But this is news to Doug. "My wife says that she can never surprise me...well she got me pretty good with this one," he writes on his YouTube page. "We were entering a contest... Read more

Infertility Today: Ignorance Isn't Bliss

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Advance in your career, meet the perfect person, start a family. It's the ideal path for many millennials, but the family part isn't as inevitable as they'd like to think. That's the intended takeaway from the Reproductive Medical Associates of New Jersey's (RMANJ) Infertility in America 2015 report. While 91 percent of couples... Read more

The Embryo Battle: Can Nick Loeb Really Sue Sofia Vergara?

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You've seen the doctor, you've harvested the eggs, you've frozen the embryos. But you probably haven't thought far beyond that. What happens to unused embryos? Who should -- or shouldn't -- have access to them in the event of success on the first try, separation from your partner or death? The legal side of fertility... Read more

Giuliana Rancic: 'Adoption is a Beautiful Gift'

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Little man Duke Rancic was certainly a miracle baby for celebrity couple Giuliana and Bill. And they're determined to give him a sibling, even if it's not exactly how they planned. In a recent PEOPLE interview, Giuliana Rancic opened up about the devastating news that their surrogate -- who was pregnant with their... Read more

Are Fruits and Veggies Messing with Your Man's Fertility?

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Eating fruits and veggies is never a bad thing, right? You'll just want to make sure you wash them first, since a new study links their pesticide residue to a decline in sperm quality. You already know pesticides are pesky when it come to baby making -- studies have linked pesticide exposure during... Read more

Angelina Jolie: 'I Will Not Be Able to Have Any More Children'

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It's been two years since Angelina Jolie announced she underwent a double mastectomy. Because of her family history and the presence of a cancer-causing mutation in the BRCA1 gene, she opted for the preventative surgery. And last week, she had a second preventative procedure: the removal of her ovaries and fallopian tubes. Because of... Read more