genetic mutation

Genetic Mutations

Genetic mutations and the biological clock Genetic mutations occur throughout the body. However, as we age they become more prolific. This can affect our fertility. Once women reach their mid-30s fertility rapidly declines. By the age of 40 the chances of natural conception are significantly decreased. Women have a limited supply of eggs and associated genetic mutations…

TheraNatal® OvaVite®

TheraNatal® OvaVite® For Fertility

TheraNatal OvaVite® preconception supplement TheraNatal® OvaVite® is a new preconception supplement from American based company Theralogix. This product is marketed towards women aged 35 and over trying to fall pregnant. This is a multivitamin supplement. It is formulated with key nutrients needed to support fertility. There are 22 minerals and vitamins, including 2000 IU of vitamin D3 and…

Could sunlight negatively affect fertility and lifespan?

New research suggests that too much sunlight is detrimental to our reproductive health When we consider the risks associated with too much sun exposure it’s common to instantly think of skin cancers. However, new research undertaken at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology’s Department of Biology suggests that female fertility may also be negatively affected…

Vitamin C Is Important for Reproduction

Oxidative stress on sperm DNA caused by free radicals can be detrimental when trying to conceive. Vitamin C can help to reduce this oxidative stress and promote better fertility in both women and men. Ascorbic acid, commonly referred to as vitamin C, is a vital nutrient for a healthy body. Involved in an array of…

Fertility and Pregnancy Vitamin E Benefits for Both Men and Women

VITAMIN E IMPROVES FERTILITY Introduction Research shows that the pregnancy vitamin E can help to alleviate oxidative stress to better support healthy fertility in men and women. The group of vitamin Es is amongst the most powerful antioxidants. These lipid-soluble compounds protect cellular membranes from free radical damage. This helps to support the immune system and protects the…