It comes a point in life when most women desire to become mothers. This usually happens in due cause and with ease for some women. Other women’s journey to motherhood is painstaking due to infertility. The news that you may not bear a child can be devastating and it may seem like the end of the world. In spite of that, there are options that can help you to overcome infertility. You can finally become the parent that you have always wanted to be.
Infertility is the inability to conceive even after having unprotected sex for at least one year. This does not mean that getting pregnant is impossible. There could be reasons why you cannot get pregnant even after trying for at least one year. It could be that you need more time or one or both of you may be having difficulties. Couples are different and the cause of your infertility may not be the same with another couple.
You can overcome infertility by:
Taking drugs, alcohol, and tobacco may be the cause why you are infertile. Living a healthy lifestyle requires you to avoid all these bad habits and adopting healthy lifestyle so that you can improve your chances of getting pregnant. Taking a healthy diet and exercising is part of living a healthy lifestyle which may improve your fertility.
The infertility could be due to a medical problem to you or your partner such as a sexually transmitted disease. When it is treated it will increase the chances of getting pregnant.
Paying attention to ovulation
Sometimes failure to get pregnant could be an issue of timing. If you pay attention to the time when ovulation takes place, you may end up getting pregnant.
Intra uterine insemination
The dream of having a child can still come true through insemination. This is where the sperm is introduced into the body through insemination.
In vitro fertilization
The fertilization takes place outside the womb and the fertilized egg is inserted into the womb. This procedure can be by couples who are infertile and fertilization can not take place normally.
Finding out that you cannot conceive after trying for one year should not mean the end of the road. It could be that there are minor factors causing the infertility and it only needs timing and patience. In case the infertility problem is major, there are methods, which can be used to make fertilization possible and to make you a parent.