Exercise

Excessive Exercise and Infertility

September 9th, 2009
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Whenever weight is mentioned as a factor in infertility, I automatically think of being overweight. This is definitely not surprising to me since in the last ten years being underweight was not a personal danger. I gained after college, gained even more with fertility treatments, and had trouble losing for a myriad of reasons – [...]

Exercise Addiction and Male Fertility

February 4th, 2007
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“Our experienced medical journalist Daniel DeNoon took your questions about fertility issues to specialists. Here’s what he found out. ” Although this question and answer from www.webmd.com doesn’t deal directly with exercise addiction, it does deal with extreme exercise and biking. While reading through the answers, I was surprized to learn some new things. The [...]

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Exercise Addiction

February 2nd, 2007
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I knew that eating disorders have an effect on fertility. I knew that being overweight and underweight have an effect on fertility. I also know about anorexia and bulimia. But exercise addiction? I hadn’t ever heard of it. The whole back page of one of our newspaper segments was devoted to this “dangerous addiction”. I [...]

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