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Expert shares insights into battling infertility

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Dr. Michael Scheiber of the Institute Reproductive Health Dr. Michael Scheiber of the Institute Reproductive Health
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This week is National Infertility Awareness Week and on Thursday's The Xtra, we had an expert to discuss what you need to know if you are experiencing infertility.

Dr. Michael Scheiber of the Institute Reproductive Health was our guest.

From Resolve: The National Infertility Association here is some brief information about infertility:

Infertility concerns
Under 35 and trying to conceive for more than a year
Over 35 and trying for six months
Over 30 with a history of miscarriage, pelvic inflammatory disease or irregular cycles
You know partner has a low sperm count

Whose problem?
30 percent of infertility is a female factor
30 percent of infertility is a male factor
40 percent is unknown

Infertility score card
Ohio - B
Kentucky - C
Indiana - C

Factors include the number of specialists, insurance mandate and the number of women experiencing problems. 

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