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    1. Infertility Treatments: More Successful

      Dec. 17, 2003 -- It's a miracle: Infertility treatments, such as in vitro fertilization, resulted in some 40,000 babies, according to a CDC report for 2001. The report summarizes national trends and success rates of assisted reproductive techniques, such as in vitro fertilization -- the most common

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    2. Protect Your Pregnancy Before You Conceive

      Thinking about getting pregnant? If so, then you're probably already knee-deep in ovulation predictor kits, temperature charts, and maybe even pregnancy test kits. But while most women are concerned about what happens after they conceive, doctors say more should be thinking about what to do before t

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    3. Fertility Supplement Looks Promising

      Nov. 24, 2003 -- FertilityBlend -- a mixture of herbs, vitamins, and minerals -- looks promising to help women get pregnant without the risk of multiple births. FertilityBlend is already available in Europe. Studies there on the main ingredient, chasteberry, have suggested that it helps restore the

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    4. Getting Pregnant Faster

      So you've made the big decision -- you're going to start a family! But while you were certain that getting pregnant would be fast and easy, after six months of trying it's just not happening. Could something be wrong? Of course that's always a possibility. But if you are young (between 18 and 34) an

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    5. Long Time to Conceive Can Cause Problems

      Oct. 29, 2003 -- Women who take longer than a year to get pregnant are more likely to have low birth weight babies or need a cesarean section. A newly reported Danish study found that women who get pregnant after more than a year of trying were up to twice as likely to require a C-section or have ba

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    6. The Ancient Art of Infertility Treatment

      If headlines are any indication of what's hot and what's not, it's easy to believe that infertility treatment is strictly a modern day science, made possible solely through the courtesy of high-tech medicine. But as good as modern science is, many couples trying to get pregnant find themselves turni

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    7. Couples May Change After Miscarriage

      Oct. 8, 2003 -- Pregnancy loss can greatly affect a couple's relationship. It can either tear them apart, or bring them closer together. A new study shows the outcome all depends on how they handle it. "This is an outcome of pregnancy loss that has not yet been named, but it can have a serious effec

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    8. Menstrual Cycle Proves More Complex

      July 10, 2003 -- New research may help explain why the rhythm method fails so many couples and offers further evidence that the monthly window of fertility may vary from woman to woman. The findings suggest that family planning methods that rely on the calendar just don't work for a significant perc

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    9. Uterus Transplant Works -- in Mice

      July 2, 2003 -- Infertile women may one day have a new fertility option: Uterus transplants. A Swedish research team has announced several successful pregnancies in mice that received uterus transplants. It's the first time a womb transplant has worked in any animal. "These are the first true transp

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    10. IVF, ICSI Babies as Healthy as Others

      July 2, 2003 -- Babies born with the assistance of the infertility treatments in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) don't face any more health problems than babies conceived by natural means, according to the longest-running study to date. Researchers say the study

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