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

Dealing with Male Infertility – Tips for Men and Couples

Male factor issues contribute to almost half of all infertility cases. Male infertility is hence something that we should be talking about. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Mr. Justin Lioi, a men's mental health expert.

Diagnosing PCOS in Adolescence

PCOS is widely recognized as the most common endocrine disorder in both adolescents and adult women. Because of its reproductive health consequences and cardiometabolic risks, early diagnosis is imperative. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Fares Diarbakerli.

The Impact of a Short Follicular Phase on Fertility

Is your cycle too short? The follicular phase is the time in between the start of your period and the point at which your body releases the month’s fertile egg at ovulation. During this phase, follicles in the ovary mature and get ready to release an egg. A short follicular phase may affect fertility. Read on to find out how and why.

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.

Managing the Stress of Infertility

Dealing with infertility can have a significant impact on your emotional and mental well-being. Dreaming of Baby discusses mental health and empathy to stressors of infertility with Dr. Aaron Styer, Reproductive Endocrinologist, Fertility Specialist, and Co-Medical Director of CCRM Boston.

PCOS – Preparing for your OB-GYN appointment

PCOS is a medical condition characterized by excess androgens, ovulation dysfunction, and polycystic ovaries. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Lakeisha W. Richardson on your OB-GYN appointment when PCOS is involved, its treatment, and its effects on fertility.

Safeguarding Your Relationship Through Infertility

When month after month the dream of having a baby is continuously shattered, frustration and sadness can have a profound effect on relationships. Dreaming of Baby discusses the effect of infertility-related stress on relationships with Dr. Brian Levine from CCRM New York.

Trying to Conceive: The Power of Acupuncture

Belief in your body's innate power plus a little help from alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, can greatly assist you when trying to conceive. Dreaming of Baby discusses alternative therapies with Aimee Raupp.

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.

A Lesbian Couple’s Journey to Parenthood

The path to parenthood is not always a straightforward one; as a same-sex couple, the journey can present even greater challenges. Read more in this interview with Annie.