Doc Talk #47 – Fertility and Infertility

 

 

Many people struggle to conceive. Dr Dan and Jamieson talked about normal fertility and when you should consider seeking medical help.

Throw away your thermometer, throw away your ovulation calendar! … don’t worry about the timing

We talked about male and female factors, as well as unexplained infertility and ran through some of the treatments available. There were some tips on improving sperm count, female fertility and your chances of conceiving.

There is some really good additional information on fertility and infertility from the Government of Canada here

The provincial government has a good website about the adoption processes in Alberta

Here is a link to the adoption agency of Canada, which has lots of resources including some useful mythbusters