• FSH home-test (fertility test): use it but make sure to know this: FSH home-test (fertility test): use it but make sure to know this:

    FSH home-test (fertility test): use it but make sure to know this:

FSH home-test (fertility test): use it but make sure to know this:

Are home fertility tests accurate?One of the most important hormones telling a women how many eggs she has left is FSH (follicle stimulating hormone).

In recent years, several home tests have been developed as a convenient means to check fertility at home.

Such tests are similar to pregnancy test strips, meaning it’s really very easy to use them. Testing should be performed on cycle day 3. Ideally, you will test several cycles in a row.

 

FSH testing at home: are home fertility tests accurate?

Yes. However, there are a few things you need to know. Let’s […]

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    What your mom’s menopause tells about your own fertility

What your mom’s menopause tells about your own fertility

A tricky thing about determining how many eggs a woman has left is combining the findings from your blood work with medical history and physical examination to arrive at a complete picture.

Although a simple measure of FSH on cycle day 3 in either a home test or at the doctor’s office will give you a rough estimate of what’s going on, taking a smarter approach on such an important matter is of course much better.

What do I mean by that?

In addition to FSH (which should be tested over […]

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    How to read my E-book on improving egg quality: Know your options, but don’t panic How to read my E-book on improving egg quality: Know your options, but don’t panic

    How to read my E-book on improving egg quality: Know your options, but don’t panic

How to read my E-book on improving egg quality: Know your options, but don’t panic

improve fertility naturally bookAs much as I love to get feedback about my E-book (which made it thank to you dear readers of my blog, to the #1 Kindle in its category on Amazon), I sometimes get confused by the messages you send to me.

Several ladies claimed in their reviews to have read the book in a single day and praise my writing to be simple and easy to understand. Honestly, I suspect this may be due to the fact that I’m not a native English speaker and had to […]

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    How to increase egg quality at 40? Understand your eggs first

How to increase egg quality at 40? Understand your eggs first

Just yesterday I got a following email. I decided to take a quote out of it, to illustrate something that I often get to hear:

I have found your blog in Internet and I have been reading it nonstop for 2 days. It is very interesting and enriching, thanks a lot for this information! And thank you again for your work! I think the knowledge you are spreading is very valuable. I think I am a highly […]

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    How to trust in your eggs and get pregnant naturally after 35 How to trust in your eggs and get pregnant naturally after 35

    How to trust in your eggs and get pregnant naturally after 35

How to trust in your eggs and get pregnant naturally after 35

I always feel sad when I see women abandoning natural methods of improving egg quality only because they entered fertility treatments, or losing faith in their bodies once they turned 35 or have been trying to get pregnant longer than a few months.

There’s really no need to.

After having researched the topic of improving egg quality for several years (and after coping with my own low ovarian reserve and still getting pregnant naturally twice after […]

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    How can I improve egg quality? With some time and dedication! How can I improve egg quality? With some time and dedication!

    How can I improve egg quality? With some time and dedication!

How can I improve egg quality? With some time and dedication!

While it’s true that the younger you are, the better quality eggs you have (meaning better chances to get pregnant), it is problematic in our society for a young woman to gather together the resources necessary to raise and provide for a child.

More and more we tend to delay in finding a permanent mate. Instead we develop careers, build security, and basically lay-in supplies for a multiyear commitment to raising a child.

The problem […]

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    Poor egg quality can be improved and here is HOW

Poor egg quality can be improved and here is HOW

Do you have reasons to think you may have poor egg quality? Are you are struggling to conceive due to your age of over 35, high FSH, or any unexplained cause? Maybe you are already in fertility treatmens?

There is really no need to feel desperate. It is still possible to become pregnant, and the best is that there are many things you can do yourself to make that happen (if everything else fails,