Do complementary therapies for fertility work?

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It’s not surprising that when women struggle to get pregnant they may consider any number of options to improve their fertility, including complementary therapies. I would categorise alternative therapies under a broad umbrella, including acupuncture, … Read More

How can Iodine help in pregnancy?

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If your fertility specialist told you to take your pregnancy with a large pinch of salt, you’d probably be quite taken aback. But that’s quite literally what you need to do. Iodine, which is found … Read More

Does contraception affect fertility?

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Contraception Fertility Expert Tamara Hunter Perth

The causes of infertility are many and varied, and often women won’t find out about fertility issues until they start trying for a baby. So, when a woman struggles to conceive after several years of … Read More

Ovulation Induction Explained

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You and your partner have decided it’s time to start a family. You’ve read that timing intercourse around ovulation is the best way to improve your chances of falling pregnant, but for many women that’s … Read More

Why are hangovers worse after 30?

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Australians have always been known as a nation of drinkers. At festive times that consumption tends to go up. As we get older, our system tends to be less robust.

Dr Tamara Hunter on Omega-6 fats

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Eating a diet higher in Omega-6 fats results in better condition for our older Australians. A recent study says that omega-6 fats found in plants and nuts prevent cognitive decline in our older generations.

Dr Tamara Hunter on anxiety in women

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There is evidence of a gender gap in one of our most common mental illnesses. An Australian study has found 1 in 3 women will experience anxiety – that’s compared to 1 in 5 men.