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It often starts with a pinch of desire, a dream of holding a bundle of joy in your arms.

Is Intense Sport Making You Infertile?

If you're especially keen on athletics and also trying to get pregnant, it might be wise to review your workout schedule and diet. Dr. Vasiliki Moragianni discusses the link between athletics and infertility in both men and women, and what you should stay on the alert for.

Counting Sperm, Discreetly

Nearly half of all infertility cases are due to male factor issues. Regardless of this, most men are still in the dark when it comes to their own reproductive health. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Greg Sommer, Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer at Trak Fertility, about the discreet male fertility testing system, Trak.

Sperm Production – What impacts it? Diagnosis and Solutions

When the path to parenthood proves challenging, finding a solution as to why pregnancy is not happening is not only a women’s issue: a third of all infertility cases are due to the male factor. Dreaming of Baby discusses sperm production with Dr. Mark Payson from CCRM Northern Virginia.

Infertility: Is it my sperm?

Have you been trying for a baby for a year or more with no success? Out of the 15% of couples who experience infertility, around half are attributed to the male. Here's all you need to know about sperm health and testing options.

Trying for Baby? Drop that Lube!

Trying to conceive sometimes requires quite a lot of lovemaking. When the path to pregnancy requires a whole lot of sex, lubes come in handy in making the experience as pleasurable as possible. But, not all lubes were created equal, and some of them might actually be the reason why conception is proving difficult.

Getting Pregnant Faster

There's an average of five days per cycle where pregnancy can occur – knowing when these are occurring increases your chances of pregnancy. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Lea von Bidder on the new fertility tracking device Ava.

Preparing for a new baby

Feeling overwhelmed? From amazing highs to profound lows, pre-pregnancy, pregnancy, and birth have serious transformative qualities. Here's your go-to guide for an expedited intro into pregnancy and all things associated.

PCOS: A Personal Journey to Motherhood

Tessa Falk was in her early twenties and recently married when she was diagnosed with PCOS and Stage 4 Endometriosis. She speaks about the challenges she had to overcome in her path towards parenthood as a PCOS sufferer, and on the importance of support in coming to terms and dealing with this diagnosis.

Eating Your Way to a Healthy Pregnancy

Regardless of your gender, the food you consume and the lifestyle you lead have a big say on conception and pregnancy. Dreaming of Baby discusses the nutritional aspect to fertility and pregnancy with Carolyn Gundell, M.S., a fertility nutritionist at RMACT.

How Lifestyle Choices Affect Fertility in PCOS patients

Between 1 in 10 and 1 in 20 women of reproductive age suffer from PCOS. In the United States alone, 5 million women are currently affected by this condition. Dr. Sunny Jun, Co-Founder and Co-Medical Director of CCRM San Francisco speaks about lifestyle choices, PCOS, and the effects this has on fertility.