Is Stress One Of The Major Causes Of Infertility?

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Is Stress One Of The Major Causes Of Infertility?

Are you amongst the ones who gets stressed on little things? If you are unable to conceive then the reason can be stress. Stress can affect you in more ways than you think. Read on to enhance your knowledge about stress effecting  your body:


Stress is a condition of taking tension, from everyday situations and circumstances. It is a part and parcel of our lives and some stress is even good for our living, but all the time worrying about small – small things can have a severe damage on our health in all aspects.

Most Of The Women Have These Kinds Of Things Going On In Their Minds :

  • Is stress the cause of my irregular periods?
  • Is stress taking charge of my health?
  • Are my relations affecting due to being stressful?
  • Is stress the reason for my not able to conceive?

How To Recognize Stress Is Causing Serious Issues In My Life?

Stress can appear in any form, in front of you. Your constant headache or stomach ache is a common sign of your remaining stressful. Everyone has different reactions to stress. Look for the below-mentioned signs of stress:

  • Issues In Sleeping
  • A Headache
  • Pain In Chest
  • No Interest In Lovemaking
  • Muscle Tension Or Pain
  • Fatigue
  • Stomach Upset

Stress Can Also Have Harmful Effect On Your Mood Like:

  • Sadness
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Being Restless

Sex And Stress

If lovemaking used to act as a remedy for stress for you then let me make it clear to you it is not. Infertility treatments are quite stressful. You should limit your duration of lovemaking while going through infertility treatment so as to relieve some stress.

How To Get Rid Of Stress, For Good

How To Get Rid Of Stress, For GoodYou Have To Learn To Manage Stress, In The Way Which Suits You Best:

  • Breathe Out All Your Negativity, Which You Have Buried Inside You. It Will Help You Majorly
  • Join Yoga Club, Or Laughter Club, Meditate
  • Ho! Ho! Ho Laugh Your Lungs Out

Treatments For In-fertilization :

When in spite of all this, you feel that there is very less difference in your chances of conceiving, and then it is time for you to approach for an IVF Treatment.

Many couples undergo infertility treatment because it proves mostly successful for couples to conceive a child. Here is what infertility treatment procedure includes :

1. Ejaculation

Your ovaries will be examined and also the duration of egg release will be checked. Your doctor will check if your ovaries are in good condition to produce eggs or not. Many women are given medicines for stimulating their hormones.

2. The Rebirth Of Egg

Pain medicines are advised for getting rid of any pain. After which a syringe is put into the wall of the vagina. A vaginal ultrasound is also performed, some liquid which is present is taken out form follicles. After which the egg is kept separate from the follicular fluid.

3. Fertilization

Then is the process of fertilization of the egg. A sample of semen or sperm is kept safeguarded either from partner or donor, the most active of the sperms is combined with egg in a container. The sperm is directly injected into an egg, after which the sperm and egg are kept and checked to see if they are healthy or not

4. Embryo Transfer and Implantation

The final step demands the embryo to be transferred. The embryos are checked to opt for the healthy ones. For transferring the embryo, speculum or mirror is kept in the vagina and embryo is transferred through a small plastic tube which is kept in the uterine cavity.

About The Author

Dr Shivani Bhutani
A doctor with a rich background and high success rate, Dr. Shivani Bhutani offers the boon of parenthood to couples dealing with infertility. She has opulent knowledge and expertise in offering successful treatment for infertility in females, gynecological disorders and family planning consultation services. Highly dedicated, concerned and attentive, Dr. Shivani understands the bliss of parenthood and offers appropriate medical help.