A study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) reported that women who became pregnant with infertility treatment (e.g. ovulation induction, intrauterine insemination or in vitro fertilization with or without intracytoplasmic … [Continue reading] about Infertility treatment may increase the risk of maternal morbidity and mortality in pregnancy
Diet plays a role in fertility, and there are several publications that show just how much a woman’s diet can affect her ability to become pregnant. Research about Fertility and Diet Results from the Harvard’s Nurses’ Health … [Continue reading] about What To Eat When Trying To Get Pregnant
The existing data on postpartum placental consumption is anecdotal and there are no scientific data on this subject. Cats and other animals may eat their placenta but there are no major human cultures who view placental ingestion as an … [Continue reading] about Placentophagy – Eating Placenta
The postpartum or postbirth period after delivery lasts for many months. The postbirth period is usually a happy time for most women, but it can also be stressful, and possibly dangerous. There are many potential complications for a new mom which may … [Continue reading] about The Fourth Trimester – Post Birth
I am often asked by my patients "When can I get pregnant after a miscarriage? '' The "can I?" question is sometimes confusing and has usually several different components: How long should I wait after experiencing an early pregnancy … [Continue reading] about When can I get pregnant after a miscarriage?