Six million couples in the United States—one in eight —struggle with infertility. You are not alone in your concerns. Infertility is typically defined as no pregnancy after 12 months of unprotected intercourse. Though this is the formal definition, it does not apply to all people and all situations.
Arming yourself with the basics of fertility will help you understand the essentials of reproduction and help you with the decision about if and when you should seek reproductive services.