Weight and eating habits are very important factors in getting pregnant. Women and men with a Body Mass Index (BMI) both above and below normal may suffer from infertility.
BMI values established as healthy are between 18 and 25.
For this reason, especially in the case of women who are going to get pregnant, it is advisable to acquire an appropriate weight before trying to conceive.
Read the full article on: Infertility and body mass index: How does BMI affect Fertility? ( 86).
By Ricardo Celís García M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Guillermo Quea Campos M.D. (gynecologist), Gustavo Daniel Carti M.D. (gynecologist), Laura García de Miguel M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Marita Espejo Catena M.D., M.Sc., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Marta Barranquero Gómez B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist), Michelle Lorraine Embleton B.Sc. Ph.D. (biochemist) and Romina Packan (invitra staff).
Last Update: 09/13/2019