Antioxidants May Improve Egg Quality In Women With Endometriosis

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Endometriosis is associated with infertility in at least 50% of those with this debilitating disease. It is a common condition in women often associated with pain and infertility. It occurs when tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus (endometrium) grows on the outside of it, mainly in the pelvis, ovaries and abdomen. Egg […]

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Fruit and Vegetable Dietary Guidelines

What are the right fruit and vegetable dietary guidelines? Current dietary guidelines recommend people eat five servings of fruits or vegetables every day. New data however, suggest that seven servings may be better. In a study of over 65,000 men and women, researchers from the University College London found that the risk of premature death […]

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Pomegranate Juice May Prevent Pregnancy Complications

Pomegranate juice may prevent pregnancy complications. It contains antioxidants that may prevent injury in human placental tissue. In a study published in the American Journal of Physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism, researchers from Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine reported that pomegranate juice which is high in polyphenolic antioxidants reduced oxidative stress in human […]

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Improving Fertility Through Nutritional Medicine

When a women’s body is preparing for pregnancy there is an increased need for certain vitamins and minerals so the ovary will ovulate a mature egg that can be fertilized.  The “healthier” the egg the better the chance of making a healthy baby. The nutrients in your blood enrich the granulosa cells that surround and […]

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