What causes infertility?

According to a study published in the Japanese Medical Association Journal, underlying factors of infertility are psychological factors related to the current stress of modern-day society, an increasing numbers of patients with polycystic ovary syndrome, endometriosis, or uterine myoma, weight abnormalities, such as obesity and underweight, and an age...

Does weight affect fertility?

Obesity or being underweight is involved in about 12% of female cases of infertility. Women with a BMI (body mass index) higher than 25 are considered overweight, and higher than 30 obese. Infertility risk is 2.7-fold higher in obese women. A similar trend is also observed in thin women....