Failure to achieve a clinical pregnancy after regular unprotected sexual intercourse. It may be caused by genetic, age, or too much exposure to certain chemicals and toxins.
Infertility is a state of failure to conceive whereas sterility is the absolute state of inability to conceive.
The cause in men are a low sperm count ,malformed sperms, testicular maldevelopment. In women it could be due to lack of ovulation, uterine and ovarian maiformation or any infection of the genital tract.
A thorough checkup of both patients is necessary to know the cause A diet with Zinc and vitamin C helps to increase sperm count in men.
Avoid Alcohol and smoking esp. before intercourse. calculate the fertile period of female by calender method.
Calculate the number of days of each of your menstrual cycle by counting the number of days from the first day of each period to the day before the commencement of the next cycle .Do this process almost six months. Then by subtracting 19 from your shortest cycle you get your first unsafe day, and by subtracting 11 from your longest cycle you get your last unsafe day. TEMPERATURE method. - take your temperature every morning before getting out of bed and chart it .when your temperature rises by 0.3. to 0.6 degree celcius, it means that ovulation has occurred abd this period is your fertile period, infact the fertile period starts 3/4 days prior to the temperature change .
Stay healthy as some infection can temporarily decrease sperm count.
A variety of hormonal imbalances can effect a man's fertility. Testosterone is a key hormone for male fertility, two hormones that gives signal to the testis to make sperm and testosterone LH and FSH. Pituitary gland produces these hormones .So any problem with this gland may influence infertility. OBESITY results sexual dysfunction. Other RISK factors are age, smoking, tobacoo, drinking alcohol, stress, poor diet, history of STD, infections. TESTS to find out the cause of infertility in women include --Blood tests for progestosterone to check whether you are ovulating , ultrasound scan, X-ray,laproscopy.
In some infertile couples, no specific cause is found unexplained infertility. Tests for Men - Semen analysis ,Hormone testing, genetic testing, testicular biopsy to check abnormalities or to retrieve sperms for IVF. In majority of cases hormonal imbalance is due to lack of ferritin, calcium ,D3,or disturbed TSH levels, to get desired hormonal level we need help of iron, calcium ,D3 and our recommended homoeopathic medicine with healthy diet n exercises. Medicine we use to treat such cases are mainly Pulsatilla, Conium, Phosphorus, Sulphur, Calcarea carb, Platina, Sepia Lilium tig, Senecio aureus, Thyroidinum, Pitutrinum, Staphysagria, Nux vomica, lycopodium, Selenium, Zincum, Agnus castus.