My husband and I have been trying to get pregnant for about six months now and we’ve had no luck. I’m not sure when we should schedule an appointment to get checked, and I’m sort of avoiding a diagnosis because I’m afraid it will be bad. How do you know if you’re infertile? How do they check a woman’s fertility?
Infertility affects about 6.1 million people in the United States—about 10% of men and women of reproductive age. A fertility specialist is usually an obstetrician-gynecologist (specialist in women's reproductive health) with advanced education, research, and professional skills in reproductive endocrinology.
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