ARTICLES RELATING TO FERTILITY

It's not just pregnant women men find sexy, it's ovulating women as well

2019-03-12 20:19

To ensure the human race has every chance of survival, mother nature rigged the male brain to find fertility sexy. But at 34 weeks, this mom is asking men to lay off the flirting, it's just plain gross!

Zandile Msutwana opens up about her PCOS journey

2019-02-01 13:45

The Queen actress Zandile Msutwana recently got candid in an Instagram post about her struggles with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).

Six pre-pregnancy test every woman should consider using

2019-01-16 10:12

You could have a genetic condition without even knowing it.

Dagga use could lower sperm count – and that could be hereditary

2018-12-21 12:38

There is a chance that cannabis users who have genetically-changed sperm might cause their children to have genetically changed sperm as well.

"I’m tired of being with a jobless boyfriend – what can I do?"

2018-12-14 15:55

Sis Dolly answers some burning questions from our readers.

What is the ‘right’ age to have a child?

2018-11-21 11:48

While there are numerous ways of getting pregnant today, including literally putting one's eggs or sperm on ice to delay parenthood, sooner rather than later still seems to be the consensus.

Could same-sex couples have babies with shared DNA? Study hints it's possible

2018-10-16 07:17

Same-sex couples might one day be able to produce offspring that share genetic traits from both parents – according to a study involving mice – but researchers caution that although it's an important first step, research in animals doesn't often pan out in humans.

New study reveals stress is more likely to impact a woman's fertility rate than a man's - what we can do to keep those levels down

2018-10-08 13:59

Whether it's work, your relationship or perhaps news of the latest petrol price hike, sometimes there's just no avoiding stress. But if you're planning on having children it may be even more important to learn how to cope with life's anxieties.

Trying to conceive? Here's the one thing you probably didn't think to check

2018-08-24 15:02

Trying to conceive can be challenging. But there are ways you can optimise your chances of getting pregnant, like tracking your cervical fluid and timing sex accordingly. Watch this video – you won't believe how simple and easy it actually is.

Here's what science says about how you can conceive a boy or girl

2018-08-03 12:43

We recently came across a study titled, 'More sex during South Africa’s World Cup meant more boys nine months on'. Curious about the science behind it all, we decided to dig deeper and found out why this should be, and how you can actually follow particular methods to conceive a boy or girl.

 

Minnie Dlamini on why pregnancy speculations are "insensitive"

2019-02-07 11:26

Sports presenter and local TV star Minnie Dlamini-Jones has once again taken to social media to dismiss pregnancy rumours which, this time, were sparked by a dress she wore to the 2019 Sun Met.

WATCH: At 46 Gwyneth Paltrow says she’s “too old” to have more kids - here's why!

2019-01-23 12:35

Would you add to your brood in your forties or fifties?

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Watch: Scientists invented a testicle cooler device

It's to help with one of the main causes of male infertility.

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11 things that can decrease your sperm count and quality

2018-12-15 12:13

Here are some things that can decrease your sperm count and negatively influence your sperm quality.

Exactly how to talk to your doctor about fertility

2018-11-23 08:23

Even if you don't think you want kids yet.

'This is how finding out I can't have children changed my life'

2018-10-29 15:35

When Babies Don’t Come is a documentary that explores the science of infertility and modern-day medicine to fight the condition in black communities.

"I've been teased for being too skinny, but the insults are the least of my problems when my fertility is at stake"

2018-10-10 11:41

Could weighing too little be the reason behind my irregular periods and infertility? Experts advise.

WATCH: Could stressing about getting pregnant be the reason you’re not getting pregnant?

2018-10-01 16:10

When you've been trying to conceive for a while, the sheer frustration and stress of it all can leave you feeling so utterly exhausted without any will to keep trying. But it also delays the release of reproductive hormones that tell your body when it's time to ovulate.

Mum beats odds of one in 500,000 to have three sets of twins

2018-08-08 16:18

Meet the mom who had three sets of twins!

Moderate drinking could increase male fertility, according to a new study

2018-07-21 16:44

According to an Italian study of 323 men, drinking moderate amounts of alcohol — between four and seven units a week — could improve sperm count and increase male fertility.

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