Tuesday, April 08, 2008

Extreme Dieting Can Damage Your Fertility

Most of the research on diet and fertility focuses on how being overweight can have a negative impact on your fertility.  What many people may not be aware of is the damaging effects of being underweight as the result of extreme dieting.  It can make it impossible to get pregnant. Read more...

Extreme dieting can permanently wreck your health
Mirror.co.uk, UK - 2 hours ago
"Under the stress of extreme dieting or over-exercising, the body suppresses production of fertility hormones. This not only lowers sex drive but stops ovulation, so you can't get pregnant."