Coffee, Fats May Affect Fertility Treatment
High Coffee Intake, Some Fats May Lower Odds of IVF Success
Diet & IVF Success: Perspectives continued...
However, the findings may apply to a small percentage of patients, he says. "Most patients are not drinking five or more cups," he says.
The research on fat is too new to trigger diet advice changes, the experts agree.
Until more research is in, the experts who reviewed the findings suggest women undergoing IVF stick with the same guidelines as others. The Dietary Guidelines suggest keeping saturated fat intake low and total fat intake moderate.
This research was presented at a medical conference. The findings should be considered preliminary as they have not yet undergone the "peer review" process, in which outside experts scrutinize the data prior to publication in a medical journal.