The Fertility Blog

News, advice, research on fertility and conception from Proceive

5 facts about the female egg

How much do you know about the female egg? For starters it is nurtured inside the female body for around 120 days before it is able to be fertilised. Nutritionist Gaye Godkin takes us through the five key facts we all should know when trying for a baby;

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Low Sperm Count - Dont Panic

If you or your partner has just received the news that there is an issue with sperm, he is not alone. It is estimated that male fertility issues account for around 33% of all infertility. Gaye Godkin, Nutritionist, explains why you shouldn’t panic if you receive a low sperm count result

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Folate vs Folic Acid

Over the past number of years the scientific evidence behind the natural form of folic acid, L-Methylfolate has grown considerably. We look at the difference between Folic Acid and Folate and why it matters.

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8 superfoods for conception

1 MINUTE READ Did you know that certain nutrients play an important role in the reproductive system? For women they support the development of the egg, womb and the hormonal system. While for men they support the development of good quality sperm cells. 

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Amino acids explained

2 MINUTE READ L’arginine and L’citrulline are amino acids, Nutritionist Gaye Godkin looks at the role they play in fertility and reproduction and where we can get them in our diet;

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