Egg quality is a hot topic in the fertility world. Why? Because we hear about it so often as a cause of infertility. Dr. Rachel Corradetti-Sargeant, ND shares about egg quality, how it is impacted as we age and what you can do about it now–even if you’re just starting to think about your fertility in your 30s.
EDCs are found in most conventional personal care and household products. Avoiding them all together is virtually impossible, but learning about their impacts and ways we can limit our exposure is an empowering step towards being a more conscious consumer.
We recently spoke with fertility therapist and 4x (soon to be 5!) surrogate, Ariel Taylor of Carried With Love, all about mental health when it comes to fertility. Here's what we learned:
The Body Mass Index (BMI) might not be a familiar concept to everyone, but it continues to influence the way medical professionals assess their patients’ health, and the type of care we receive as a result.
Endometriosis is an often-painful inflammatory disease in which misplaced tissue (similar to the lining of the uterus) builds up outside the uterine cavity. It breaks down and causes bleeding inside the pelvis, which leads to inflammation, swelling and scarring. It affects over half a million Canadians, and approximately 176 million people worldwide.