Healthy sperm

Tips for keeping your swimmers healthy Sperm health is one of the most important things to consider when you and your partner decide to try for a baby. In fact, for 40% of infertile couples, the cause of infertility is attributed to a sperm factor. Sperm is produced on a daily basis through a complex,…

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Pregnancy tips – A healthy weight range for falling pregnant

A women’s reproduction is sensitive to her weight. Being overweight or underweight can significantly hamper the chances of getting pregnant. Obesity can cause hormonal problems leading to infrequent ovulation and irregular periods. Being underweight on the other hand can interrupt the hormonal pathways between the brain and the ovaries, causing a disruption to ovulation and…

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Pregnancy tips for men

On the topic of conception, many presume it’s only women who need to prepare for pregnancy. The truth is it takes two to tango. Men also need to be involved in preparing their bodies for a healthy pregnancy.     Here we share pregnancy tips for men and tips on how men can get themselves…

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Become fertility fit!

Being in a state of optimal health is essential for increasing your fertility and improving your chance of conceiving naturally. If you are ready to start or grow your family, there are some simple measures that you can put into place to e more ready and become ‘fertility fit”! Did you know lifestyle factors such…

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Your chances of conceiving naturally

Most common questions fertility specialists get asked:   “How long will it take to get pregnant?” or “What can we do to increase our chances of getting pregnant?” or “What are the odds that I will get pregnant this month?”   Some answers:  On average 15-25%  of couples trying to conceive will be successful per…

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Your guide to common fertility acronyms, abbreviations & meanings

Pregnant Woman

Conceive Please Pty Ltd has compiled a list of frequently used fertility, reproductive health and pregnancy abbreviations and acronyms and their meanings that are commonly used on fertility blogs and online communities. Acronym Meaning 2WW Two Week Wait – Before testing, but not always 2 weeks ACA Anticardiolipin Antibodies ACTH Adrenal Corticotropic Hormone ADA Anti-DNA…

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Nine tips to falling pregnant

9 Tips to falling pregnant     Being in a state of optimal health plays an important role in increasing your fertility and improving your chance of natural conception. Here are a list of tips to follow if you are ready to start a family.   1. Make an appointment to see your doctor  assess…

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Top fertility tips from an expert

By Dr Raewyn Teirney, Gynaecologist & Fertility Specialist MBChB, FRANZCOG, CREI Many couples who I see at the fertility clinic often ask me the same questions: “What tips can I give them to improve their chances of a baby?”, “What are the best tips for getting pregnant?”, “Do I have any tips for conceiving?” This…

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Fertility Week

Fertility week is an annual and national event funded by the Australian and Victoria government. The week is designed to serve as a public education campaign to get people talking about and more aware of the factors that affect fertility. For 2017, Fertility Week was held between October 15-21, and the focus was on chemicals…

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