Fertility Myths

Does fertility treatment increase the chances of having twins or triplets?

Does fertility treatment increase the chances of having twins or triplets?

Infamous cases such as the Californian woman who had octuplets as a result of IVF fuel the myth that ...

Can infertility can always be resolved by treatment?

Can infertility can always be resolved by treatment?

If only this fertility myth were true! We’d love to wave a magic wand and know that every couple that steps ...

If you’re young, you don’t need to worry about infertility – not true?

If you’re young, you don’t need to worry about infertility – not true?

While it’s true that fertility for both men and women declines with age, it doesn’t follow that younger men and ...
Fertility Myths: Infertility is a women’s problem

Fertility Myths: Infertility is a women’s problem

If you’re desperate for a baby and struggling to conceive, hearing that fertility is a women’s problem is not ...

FERTILITY MYTHS BUSTED 14: Taking birth control pills reduce your fertility

FERTILITY MYTHS BUSTED 14: Taking birth control pills reduce your fertility

Fears that oral contraceptives may have long-term effects on fertility have been around for ...

FERTILITY MYTHS BUSTED 13: Couples who ‘work hard enough’ at having a baby will eventually get pregnant

This must be one of the most hurtful myths you can hear if you are struggling to conceive; it implies that if ...
You don’t need to take supplements, you can get everything you need from a good diet

You don’t need to take supplements, you can get everything you need from a good diet

You can get everything you need from diet and don't need to take ...

FERTILITY MYTHS BUSTED 4: A normal menstrual cycle is 28 days

FERTILITY MYTHS BUSTED 4: A normal menstrual cycle is 28 days

We talk about ‘time of the month’ and periods being affected by the phases of the moon, so a ‘normal’ ...