Infertility myths: Factors that can and can’t affect your fertility
Posted Aug 01 2009 10:23pm
I like to peruse the Yahoo! Shine homepage from time to time, as it’s like a juicy chick magazine without the Earth-killing paper waste and $3.50 fee.
One of the top stories today was this very interesting list about the things that can and can’t have an affect on your fertility.
Things that can prevent pregnancy / negatively influence fertility:
> History of STDs > Recent DepoProvera > Irregular cycles > Overweight or Underweight > Age (yes guys, there really is a biological clock. its ticks get slower after 30 and again after 35.) > Not enough sex or too much sex > Family history of infertility
Things that have no influence on fertility:
> How wet or dry you are (you know, down there) > Sex positions > Female orgasm > Extended use of birth control > The Herp