Infertility is a serious problem of our time, especially for young married couples who are fighting an uphill battle with it. Lots of married couples have difficulties when it comes to conception. About one in eight young married couples have problems when it comes to infertility. Most of them however due not seek professional help and instead rely on social media and the internet for answers. On the other hand there are couples who seek professional help, which is the right thing to do. But there are certain situation for which even modern medicine cannot provide answers or solutions. If medical professional cannot determine the cause or even propose solution for this problem, then it is highly likely that the couple will end up divorcing sooner or later. This is a tragic scenario, but there are couples which try in vitro fertilization or even adopt. The pain from these kinds of situation can push some people into superstition and make them vulnerable to scam artist and quasi doctors.
However all of this can be avoided if the affected couples tries genetic counseling first. By choosing genetic counseling first, we can help the couple find the exact cause of these difficulties. We come to the answers by taking into consideration the following: family history, medical documentation and genetic testing. Sometimes the truth can be harsh and difficult to accept, such as one of the partners never being able to have kids. On the other hand sometimes the couple can have kids if certain medical treatments and procedures are taken. This is the correct way to help couples dealing with infertility.
In the following text we will explain a bit deeper the genetic causes of infertility. These are new findings and as such can be hard to understand and accept. Reader discretion is advised.