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Tag: Obesity

gut microbes and causes of infertility
Gut Microbes May Contribute to Fertility
The advent of molecular genetics affords us a look into the machinations of systems previously undefined. Uncountable number of microbes, fungi and viruses live (mostly happily) in our gut bound…
maternal fetal attachment
The Maternal-Fetal Bond
The maternal-fetal bond begins at conception with implantation of the embryo. The embryo embeds itself into the maternal endometrium and then begins the process of establishing a data network. The…
Overweight and obesity with infertility
'Healthy Obesity' is a Myth
Obesity is defined as a body mass index (BMI) greater than 30 kg/m2. Obesity has reached epidemic proportions throughout the world and especially in the United States.  Obesity is associated…