• fertility
  • In-vitro fertilization (IVF) procedures are effective in improving fertility in many women with endometriosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are seven proximate determinants of natural fertility, four of which affect the inter-birth interval: Age at menarche, which is the age at which a female starts her menstrual cycle Age at marriage, used to mark the period of time in which a female is sexually mature Interbirth interval, the amount of time between births. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common reasons communities or individuals will practice natural fertility include concerns about developing medical conditions (including future infertility), pre-existing health conditions (including PCOS), cost of birth control, religious prohibition, lack of availability of birth control, and lack of information about birth control methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Natural fertility is not only influenced by women and their conscious decisions, but also their male counterparts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Even if a woman is unexposed to contraceptives, lacks knowledge of family planning, or purposely refrains from practicing regulated fertility, she could still struggle to conceive. (wikipedia.org)