Home > Parenting > Fertility > News News All sections in Parenting » Child » Pregnancy » Fertility » Baby » Child Nutrition » Body » Home » First Year » Multimedia » Birth » Pregnancy nutrition » Pregnancy week-by-week » Kindergesondheid Could bone marrow be the missing piece in the fertility puzzle? A new study reveals that a woman's bone marrow may determine her ability to fall pregnant and sustain a pregnancy. Ask Fertility expert » Ask GynaeDoc » Join Talk forums » Quiz Am I eating to optimise my health? » Dr Sascha Edelstein on the latest insights of Infertility Dr Sascha Edelstein on the causes of infertility Trying to conceive? Both dad and mom should give up drinking months before A new study suggests that men hoping to become fathers should also stay away from alcohol for at least six months before trying to conceive. What couples considering IVF need to know Couples considering IVF should arm themselves with as much information as possible. Couple sues fertility clinic after woman gives birth to twins who are not genetically hers An American couple is suing a California fertility clinic after they gave birth to the wrong twins. Durban woman gives birth after 13-year conception agony, thanks to breakthrough procedure Ashlesha and Arun Raghubir had been trying to conceive for the past 13 years and were about to give up, when a new procedure resulted in the news they'd been longing for. Harvesting sperm before ejaculation may help infertile men When looking at ejaculated sperm, researchers found that the extent of sperm DNA damage was much higher in infertile men than in fertile men. Supplemental steroids, testosterone may lower men's sperm counts A study found that current users of testosterone or steroids had significantly smaller testicles and lower sperm output compared with men who had stopped using, or who had never taken them. Sperm seems to survive just fine in space, study shows Researchers found that frozen sperm samples subjected to space-like gravity conditions were as viable as those that remained on Earth. Monkey birth may help to save fertility of boys with cancer A successful monkey experiment may help to preserve boys' fertility after cancer treatment. Sperm DNA damage may lead to repeat miscarriages A new study found that men in couples with recurrent pregnancy loss had twice as much sperm DNA damage and four times the amount reactive oxygen species compared to a control group. load more articles advertisement Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.