FOR THE ONE IN FIVE COUPLES WHO EXPERIENCE DIFFICULTY CONCEIVING You have more than one hundred hormones circulating in your body-reproductive hormones, pregnancy hormones, sex hormones, metabolic hormones, and stress hormones-relaying messages from tissue to tissue, organ to organ, brain to body, and body to brain. An equilibrium, a perfect balance in both partners, often determines your ability to conceive and support a pregnancy. When your body is imbalanced, conception becomes very difficult. Luckily, hormonal imbalances can be corrected. Drawing on the latest research in this field-which links underlying hormonal issues with infertility in men and women-Dr. Robert Greene, fertility specialist, ob/gyn, and reproductive endocrinologist, has created the Perfect Balance Fertility Program to help patients attain the optimal hormonal health that is necessary for conception. In Dr. Robert Greene's Perfect Hormone Balance for Fertility, he shares his groundbreaking program so you can: -Identify and correct the causes of the hormonal issues that affect fertility -Use nutrition, exercise, and stress-reduction techniques to achieve a healthy equilibrium through a personalized plan -Determine when it's time for basic or advanced reproductive techniques, such as IVF, and learn how to be your own advocate so you can avoid costly and unnecessary tests and treatments Comprehensive, friendly, and accessible, Dr. Robert Greene's Perfect Hormone Balance for Fertility reveals all your best options for achieving the optimal hormonal levels that will positively impact your chances for a successful pregnancy. From the Trade Paperback edition.