Among the patients with infertility
, some 40 % is related to men while 40% percent to women and the other 20% are incompatibility of both partners, according to the report announced by the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
Women born with low birth weight (LBW) or small for gestational age (SGA) seem to suffer an increased risk of infertility
due to a female factor," the authors wrote while concluding their study.
Independent from population growth and worldwide declines in the preferred number of children, we found little evidence of changes in infertility
over two decades, apart from in the regions of Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia," the researchers said.
As a result infertility
issues have become the Cinderella of reproductive health.
Another common cause of male infertility
is varicocele, in which the veins wrapped around the spermatic cord are numerous and dilate too much, increasing temperature in the scrotum and reducing fertility.
Previous studies using the Internet technologies have shown promising results about resident education in women's health care for endocrinology and infertility
(Letterie et al.
Tubal and uterine problems were reported by about 3,800 women, and 3,700 reported male factor infertility
The relationship between infertility
and cancer met that standard for any cancer, for ovarian cancer, for endometrial cancer, and for breast cancer.
Network UK has been formed from the merger of two other groups, Child, the national infertility
support network, and Issue, the national fertility association.
STIs are the primary preventable causes of infertility
The National Infertility
Support Network, Child, has campaigned for over 10 years for a fairer system of treatment for patients.
The rise of infertility
may be due to the increasing use of genetically engineered/modified foods, environmental pollution, poor diet, and hormonal imbalances.
Cultural anthropologists have explored intersections between masculinity and health, men's experiences of fatherhood, and reproductive problems such as infertility
The treatment of infertility
has been expanding rapidly over the past 20 years as advances in reproductive medicine have enabled couples to have children.
What researchers found came as no surprise to top infertility
specialists, but might dismay women who have delayed childbearing into their 30s.