Femi Olatunbosun MB FRCSC FACOG

Birth Control

Top of the pageBirth ControlBirth control is any method used to prevent pregnancy. Another word for birth control is contraception (say “kon-truh-SEP-shun”). The only sure way to prevent pregnancy is to not have sex. But finding a good method of birth...

Semen Analysis

Discusses test that evaluates sperm to see if there are fertility problems or if a vasectomy worked. Covers how the test is done and how to prepare. Discusses what results may mean. Lists factors like medicines or activities that may affect the test.

Infertility: Factors That Affect Treatment Success

Infertility treatment success is defined as the birth of a healthy infant. Major things that affect your chances of conceiving and carrying a healthy pregnancy with or without treatment include maternal age, how long you have been trying to conceive, and the cause of infertility. For more information, see the What…

Insemination Procedures

Insemination procedures put sperm directly into the woman’s reproductive tract with a tube inserted through the vagina. By doing so, they can improve the chances of conception in women who have difficulty conceiving after intercourse. Types of insemination include: Intrauterine insemination (IUI), the flushing of…

Female Reproductive System

The female reproductive system consists of two ovaries, two fallopian tubes, the uterus, the cervix, and the vagina.