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How long should you be off of the birth control pill before starting to try to get pregnant? Good for you for planning ahead for a healthy pregnancy. We used to recommend stopping the pill and waiting for at least three periods to start trying to conceive. The thought was that this will give your […]

Trying to Conceive

by Mona Saint MD

I am 34 and we’ve been trying to get pregnant for about 6 months and I’m not sure whether to be worried. I had an early miscarriage 3 years ago and have a healthy 2 year old at home. Both times I got pregnant right away. Should I be concerned? I can imagine your concern […]

Question: I have 2 girls and we would love to have a boy. I’d be fine with another girl of course, but it would be neat to have a boy especially for my husband. Do you know of anything that works? This is not an uncommon question. There are methods out there on the Internet […]

Men who eat soy regularly might face a fertility risk researchers in this study found. Men who reported eating a half serving of soy a day had a lower sperm count than men who did not eat soy and the group with the lowest sperm count were men who were obese and ate soy.