Infertility Clinics Sun City AZ

Is there any diet that will help you get pregnant? Diet definitely plays a role in fertility. One of the most important things you can do to increase your chances of conceiving is to up your intake of omega-3 essential fatty acids.

Victor Kissil, DO
(602) 942-2310
2302 W Greenway Rd
Phoenix, AZ
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Deer Valley Ob/Gyn
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Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Frank Fara
(623) 214-4400
14418 W Meeker Blvd
Sun City West, AZ
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Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Susan Anne Briceland
(623) 546-6599
13624 W Camino Del Sol Ste 200
Sun City West, AZ
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Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Druery Russell Thorn, MD
Sun City West, AZ
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General Practice, Obstetrics And Gynecology
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Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1957

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Dr.Gary Newman
(623) 584-0800
14418 W Meeker Blvd #200
Sun City West, AZ
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M
Education
Medical School: Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Online Appt Scheduling: Yes
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Francis A Fote, MD FACS
21039 N Desert Sands Dr
Sun City West, AZ
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Male
Education
Medical School: State Univ(buffalo)
Graduation Year: 1952

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David William Forest, MD
(212) 434-2160
14309 W Granite Valley Dr
Sun City West, AZ
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Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Finch U Of Hs/Chicago Med Sch, North Chicago Il 60664
Graduation Year: 1988

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Dr.Ajaz Rahaman
(623) 554-4321
Suite a1, 14300 West Granite Valley Drive
Sun City West, AZ
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M
Education
Medical School: Nova Se Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med
Year of Graduation: 1995
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Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Hospital: Del Webb
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Frank Joseph Fara, MD
(602) 271-5315
14418 W Meeker Blvd
Sun City West, AZ
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Southern Il Univ Sch Of Med, Springfield Il 62794
Graduation Year: 1978

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Rafael N Mendoza
(623) 544-3214
14300 W Granite Valley Dr
Sun City West, AZ
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Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Questions about Infertility

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By Miki Shima, o.m.d.

Q: Are there any changes I can make to my diet, or any herbs I can take, that will help me get pregnant?

A: Diet definitely plays a role in fertility. One of the most important things you can do to increase your chances of conceiving is to up your intake of omega-3 essential fatty acids.

Although fish is often touted as a good source of essential fatty acids, I advise women who are pregnant or trying to get pregnant to stay away from those that contain high levels of mercury, such as swordfish and tuna. I would even avoid some species that are generally considered a low mercury risk, such as halibut and salmon, since they are relatively long-lived and have plenty of time to accumulate mercury. In the same vein, make sure that any fish oil supplements you take are molecularly distilled or steam-stripped, which means they have had the mercury and arsenic removed.

Flaxseed is also an excellent way to get omega-3s. Buy ground flaxseed and sprinkle a couple of tablespoons on your breakfast cereal every day.

As for herbs, an herbalist or acupuncturist can customize them to your individual constitution and to the phases of your menstrual cycle. If you prescribe them for yourself, you could wind up with some unwanted effects, such as extra estrogen production at times in your cycle when it should be decreasing.

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