Did you know:
- 1 in 8 couples (or 12% of married women) have trouble getting pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy.
- 7.4 million women, or 11.9% of women, have ever received any infertility services in their lifetime.
- Approximately one-third of infertility is attributed to the female partner, one-third attributed to the male partner and one-third is caused by a combination of problems in both partners or, is unexplained.
- A couple ages 29-33 with a normal functioning reproductive system has only a 20-25% chance of conceiving in any given month. After six months of trying, 60% of couples will conceive without medical assistance.
These facts reveal the importance of joining RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association, to raise awareness during National Infertility Awareness Week. NIAW is April 22 – 28, 2018. Take the pledge to helping with this year’s theme, #FliptheScript. Go to the NIAW web site for ideas and information.