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Let’s Learn About Polycystic Ovary Syndrome {PCOS}

Let’s Learn About Polycystic Ovary Syndrome {PCOS}

At its heart, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal imbalance. Specifically, women with PCOS have higher than normal levels of androgens or male hormones. PCOS is usually thought of as a reproductive disorder; it affects 10% of women of childbearing age and usually starts after puberty. But some of its effects seem to have little to […]

Men Contribute Over 50% To Infertility Problems

Men Contribute Over 50% To Infertility Problems

A consultant obstetrician/ gynaecologist and chief executive officer (CEO) Nordica Fertility Centre, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi, has said that men contribute over 50 per cent to infertility problem in the country. Dr Ajayi, who stated this while addressing journalists on the centre’s campaign for male factor infertility, in Abuja, said also that 12 percent of men […]

Kenya: Women Urge Government to Reduce Fertility Treatment Cost

Kenya: Women Urge Government to Reduce Fertility Treatment Cost

Women in Taita Taveta County have urged the government put measures to reduce cost of infertility treatment in the country. Speaking at Voi Wildlife Lodge, the more than 150 women experiencing childlessness in the county said most of them cannot afford fertility treatment. The women will undergo a programme to help them overcome discrimination and […]