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Fertility Factors - Alcohol on Vimeo

Ever seen drunk eggs and sperm trying to get together? No? Now's your chance... This video is part of the Fertility Factors series and the Your Fertility campaign.

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Obesity and Fertility | myVMC

Obesity may be defined as a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or higher. It is a medical condition in which excess body fat builds up to the extent that the health of the individual becomes negatively affected. It is becoming increasingly common in both men and women in Western developed nations, including Australia and the US, and exerts significant financial pressure on health care systems.

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Preparing for conception on Vimeo

Fertility counsellor Cailin Jordan talks about preconception health and what men and women can do to give themselves the best chance of conceiving. This video is

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Smoking and fertility

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Smoking and fertility

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Suspecting infertility | VARTA

Most people take their fertility for granted and do not expect to have problems conceiving.However, one in nine couples experience fertility difficulties. What to do if you suspecta problem If you have been trying to conceive for a year or more, it is time to seek medical advice.If you are over 35, you should see a doctor if you have been trying to conceive for six months or more.

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Fertility | Redkite

The ability to have a baby in future is an important topic that every young cancer patient should know about. It doesnt matter if youre male or female, in a relationship, older or younger, or even if youve finished treatment already, you need to know what your options are.

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Men and fertility

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Fertility | Jean Hailes - Anxiety: Learn, Think, Do

We know that women experience anxiety more than men, but it makes life even more difficult if you are also struggling with fertility problems. If you would like to know more about worry and anxiety at this time in your life you have come to the right plac

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