One in six UK couples have difficulty conceiving a baby, and the number of couples seeking medical help to have a family has risen dramatically.
Before, couples who were struggling to conceive would unfortunately have to reluctantly accept that they could not have children. Now with the help of IVF, Donor Sperm, Artificial Insemination, Fertility Drugs, Donor Eggs, Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection there is array of medical options available to assist the couple who are have difficulties conceiving. Although, there is a lot more help and options available for couples with fertility problems it can be still a challenging journey both emotionally and physically.
For the couples who have difficulty conceiving around one third are due to female fertility problems, one third to male fertility and the remaining third is due to unexplained unknown factors!
Where the issue is due to female fertility problems such as Ovulation problems, Endometriosis, poor egg quality, Polycystic ovarian syndrome, Tubal factors