Most of us have heard the term infertility in some part of our life. Now let's try to understand what is it, it's causes and if there is any solution to it with a very simple terms.
What is infertility?
Well, we can simply define it as inability to become pregnant, despite having regular, unprotected intercourse for 12 months or more than that (or for 6 months, if the age of female partner is 35 years or more)
Is it a disease?
The answer is NO , this is not a disease and hence there is no question of transmission from one person to another.
What causes infertility?
There are various factors or reasons, which may affect the male and female reproductive systems (sometime unknowingly)
which ultimately leads to a condition called infertility or childlessness
Is there any solution available to this condition?
Definitely YES. Before starting any treatment, first thing to do is, to find out all conditions, which are affecting the couples leading to this condition. This can be done by listening to the couple attentively and few investigation. And yes there is a light at the end of the tunnel.
Will bring more information in my next series, till then stay happy stay healthy.
Dr. Dhiren Dutta
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