Monthly Archives: October 2010

How Caffeine Affects Fertility and Miscarriage

For many women the day starts with a cup of coffee or tea. Some people consume caffeine steadily throughout the day. Preconception is a good time to look at the caffeine in your diet and think about its affects on … Continue reading

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Do Tampons Hurt Your Fertility?

About 70% of American women use tampons during their period. Tampons seem to be a convenient way of dealing with menstrual flow. And while toxic shock syndrome (TSS) is a widely published danger there may be other adverse effects, including … Continue reading

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The Right Folic Acid for Conception: Women with a folate deficiency are at increased risk of having babies with neural tube defects such as spina bifida and anencephaly. These birth defects occur within the first 22 to 28 days of … Continue reading

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