time to pregnancy

time to pregnancy

The number of menstrual cycles it takes to fertilize an ovum, either as a result of intercourse or with the use of assisted fertility methods.
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Since 2009, a number of studies have investigated associations between perfluoroalkyl acids (PFAAs) in women and fecundability, indicated by the time to pregnancy (TTP), with inconsistent results (Bach et al.
The study did not find an association between green leafy vegetables or fish and time to pregnancy (TTP).
"Our study suggests seafood can have many reproductive benefits, including shorter time to pregnancy and more frequent sexual activity," said one of the study's authors, Audrey Gaskins.
FRIDAY, May 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Higher seafood intake is tied to a shorter time to pregnancy (TTP), according to a study published online May 23 in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
Audrey Gaskins, one of the researchers from the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health in Boston, USA, said: "Our study found that couples who consume more than two servings of seafood per week while trying to get pregnant had a significantly higher frequency of sexual intercourse and shorter time to pregnancy."
Dr Audrey Gaskins, one of the authors of the study, said: "Our study suggests seafood can have many reproductive benefits, including shorter time to pregnancy and more frequent sexual activity.
In 36%-42% of female RA patients, diagnosed before family completion, the time to pregnancy exceeds 12 months, whereas in the general population, this is only the case in 10%-17% of couples," reported Jenny Brouwer, MD, and her associates at Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands (Arthritis Care Res.
The findings, independent of body mass index, "are the first to demonstrate that select serum lipids are associated with reduced couple fecundity as measured by a longer time to pregnancy," reported Enrique Schisterman, Ph.D., of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and his associates.
The findings, independent of body mass index, "are the first to demonstrate that select serum lipids are associated with reduced couple fecundity as measured by a longer time to pregnancy," reported EnriqueSchisterman, Ph.D., of the EuniceKennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and his associates.
The researchers asked women about their "time to pregnancy", defined by the number of menstrual cycles it took a woman to conceive.