Understanding infertility

Causes and statistics

Fertility & IVF Melbourne

What impacts your fertility?

Being aware of what impacts on your reproductive health is vital and it is also important to note that same-sex individuals / couples may encounter similar infertility issues as heterosexual individuals / couples. Fertility issues can be caused by a variety of factors including increasing maternal age, lifestyle, environmental effects and medical conditions among others.

Fertility & IVF Melbourne

What impacts your fertility?

Being aware of what impacts on your reproductive health is vital and it is also important to note that same-sex individuals / couples may encounter similar infertility issues as heterosexual individuals / couples. Fertility issues can be caused by a variety of factors including increasing maternal age, lifestyle, environmental effects and medical conditions among others.

Infertility statistics in genders

Infertility statistics

Infertility stats

Infertility can result from a male factor in about 30% of cases and from a female factor in about 30% with 30% by a combination of male and female factors and 10% remaining unexplained.

There are treatments available for many infertility problems, so if you are experiencing infertility the sooner you seek treatment the greater the chance may be of successfully conceiving.

Female Infertilty

Female infertility

There are many reasons why a woman may experience infertility. To learn more about the most common diagnoses for female infertility, including their symptoms, causes and how they are treated, please visit the City Fertility page on Causes of Female Infertility.

 

 

 

 

Male Infertility

Male infertility

There are many reasons why a man may experience infertility. Educating yourself will help you feel more in control and allow you to ask the right questions. To learn more about the diagnoses for male infertility, including their symptoms, causes and how they are treated, please visit the City Fertility page on Causes of Male Infertility.

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