Finding out that the man you love and are in a committed relationship with is stealing from you is enough to shock even the strongest woman to the core. In most cases it's grounds for breakup. You certainly don't wan't to be with someone whom you can't trust and who obviously is seriously lacking in even the minimum level of integrity required to build and maintain a healthy loving relationship. But what if he isn't stealing your money? He might be stealing something infinitely more valuable.
We chatted with Dr. Elizabeth Yepez, an OB-GYN from Chicago, Illinois, about some of the biggest misconceptions surrounding fertility and pregnancy. Here are eight surprising facts about reproductive health that everyone should know!
Were you too busy with your career to realize the years were flying by and you were not in a baby-making relationship? If so, Shelley, of relationship coach duo Claudette & Shelley, shares her story about freezing her eggs and how it helped take the pressure off her dating life. Read on to learn more about the procedure and the benefits of freezing your eggs.
Yes, it is official. The realm of sex and infertility has made a new breakthrough: you can now test the quality of your sperm at home.
So much talk seems to dominate popular women’s magazines about the importance of being feminine. Many a dating or relationship coach emphasizes that it is a woman’s feminine essence which attracts the strong protective man who will want to take care of her. There is much truth in this. I’ve seen “masculine” women attract weak men who want her to be more mother than lover. However, human beings are more complex than being reduced to their gender.
A new discovery in sexual health could mean great things for infertility and birth control.
For couples trying to conceive, the wealth of information and the deluge of advice received when they turn to research or others for help can be a bit overwhelming. One thing that almost all doctors, researchers, and fertility specialists alike can agree upon is that there are certain foods which can boost reproductive health and improve chances of conception. The following are six food groups which have been linked to improved fertility: Seafood
The stress of fertility treatment can impact even the most stable marriage but what happens when the treatments don't work? Life coach Rhona Berens went through it and survived. In this post, she offers couples four tips on how to manage the fertility journey together with compassion, kindness and love.
Feeling pressure to get pregnant? No matter what birth control methods you're using, you may feel pressured to stop contraception if you're being bugged by your biological clock. But don't do anything drastic: Are you sure you and your partner are on the same page?
Remember when we broke your guy's heart when we told you that some of his favorite things, from eating bacon to watching TV, are fertility? Well, we're ready to talk more about his sperm — but this time we bring good news! We count down the simple foods and activities that help improve your man's chance at becoming a father.
According to a just-released Gallup poll, most Americans — to the tune of 58 percent — think the "ideal age" for women to begin having children is "25 or younger." Scarily, there is no bottom cap for that range, which in theory means 58 percent of our great country may or may not support teen pregnancy.
I have learned there is no way to understand the heartbreak of miscarriage if you have not experienced such a loss first-hand. I have known women who have had miscarriages, and I rather fear that my responses were sub-par. But if you are trying to support a couple who has just miscarried or lost a child before birth, based on my short experience so far, here's a list of my suggestions for what not to say and what you can do instead.
Trying to conceive can be an emotional process that often leaves couples feeling out of control. But there are some things you can do to improve your chances — and some things not to do.
Celebrities influence our lives in one way or another, even through their pregnancies and seemingly simple conceptions. Women may become discouraged throughout the process of conceiving, but this relationship expert will tell you why you shouldn't buy into everything that you read.
And the most lecherous musical groups ever. Nine foods that may be ruining your sex life. A man in London takes his date's phone for refusing to go Dutch. Plus do you know what a P-Spot is? And more of the latest love news around the web.
After suffering a crushing breakup at age 34, Suzanne worried that she might not meet someone else in time to have kids. Though she never mentioned wanting to have a family with her dates, she couldn't help sizing up every man for his fatherhood potential. If she felt under that much pressure, she reasoned, her dates could sense it too. But as soon as she stashed away 31 eggs in the freezer to give herself more time to find a partner, she felt her anxiety float away.