stressed

It’s well known that chronic stress can cause dysfunction in the female reproductive system that can lead to miscarriages, but little is known as to whether stress can harm fertility prior to pregnancy. Scientists at the University of California Berkeley recently conducted a study to find out, and their recently-released findings may be the first […]

By Virginia Houserman, M.D., ART Fertility Specialist These days, just about everyone is under at least a little stress. But if you’re having trouble conceiving, that stress is compounded. Stress plays an incredible role in infertility. Studies show – and I’ve seen personally – that the stress level in infertility patients is akin to that […]