Almost one in six couples will have trouble getting pregnant and that number increases to more than 50 % after a woman reaches the age of 40. Studies show that 40% of the time infertility is caused by female factors, 40% of the time by male factors, and 20% by a combination of both.
Up to 10 % of people having trouble conceiving fall under the diagnosis of “unexplained infertility.” This is when you fail to conceive after trying for 18 months and no cause can be found. This is a very frustrating diagnosis –and it is important to know just because we can’t diagnosis the cause of your fertility problem doesn’t mean that we can’t treat you.
For the majority of people with fertility problems, advances in medical treatment have made it possible to achieve their dream of having a baby.