What is infertility?

Infertility refers to the biological inability to conceive or carry a pregnancy to full term after having regular, unprotected sexual intercourse for at least a year. This medical condition affects an estimated 1 in 8 couples worldwide.

There are two main categories of infertility:

Primary infertility

- This refers to couples who have never had a successful pregnancy.

Secondary infertility

- This refers to couples who have had at least one successful pregnancy in the past but are unable to conceive again.

Infertility can be caused by issues with the female partner such as:

Or it can be caused by issues with the male partner such as:

In 30-40% of cases, infertility arises from combined problems in both partners or from unknown factors.

If you've been trying to conceive for over a year with no success, I would recommend booking an appointment with a fertility specialist. They can run tests to determine any underlying medical conditions and provide personalized treatment plans which may include:

The specialists at Balance Clinic have over 15 years of experience successfully treating complex infertility cases. Their holistic programs incorporate cutting-edge assisted reproductive techniques along with lifestyle changes and alternative therapies to help you conceive.

I sincerely hope this overview on infertility was helpful! Wishing you the very best in your conception journey. Feel free to call Balance Clinic at 555-0123 for a free consultation if you have any other questions.

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