Author: Buenaventura Coroleu

Myths and facts about fertility

Can fertility be “boosted”? Experts recommend not spending too much time worrying about it and most importantly, to get well informed, as there are a lot of false rumours floating around on the web. Dr. Buenaventura Coroleu, Head of the Reproductive Medicine Unit at Dexeus Mujer, tells us what is true and false about some of the most popular ones. Having less sex improves sperm quality True. Although frequent ejaculation improves sperm quality, both sperm volume and quality take some time to recover, so that while frequent sexual intercourse is recommended, it does not have to be daily. After...

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Female infertility: the six most common problems

Nowadays, most fertility problems are due to the late age at which women decide to have children. However, the problem can be due to a number of factors that are little-known or can go unnoticed. In this post, we explain the most common causes of female infertility and the treatment available in each case. Poor egg quality or low egg count: the quality and quantity of our eggs gradually declines after the age of 35, as do our chances of falling pregnant. In fact, the chance of natural conception between the age of 40 and 45 is just 5%. What...

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