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Cornucopia Foods
150 Main St Ste 8
Northampton, MA
 
River Valley Market
(800) 392-3862
330 North King Street
Northampton, MA
 
Choice Health - Health Food Store
307 E Main St
Westfield, MA
 
People's Market
(413) 545-2060
PO Box A06604 Edo Student Union UMA Rm 328
Amherst, MA
 
Mixed Nuts
(413) 559-6119
893 West St -Enfield Hamper-Hampshire College
Amherst, MA
 
Cornucopia Foods
(413) 586-3800
150 Main Street
Northampton, MA

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River Valley Market
(800) 392-3862
330 North King Street
Northampton, MA

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People's Market
(413) 545-2060
PO Box A06604 Edo Student Union UMA Rm 328
Amherst, MA

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Mixed Nuts
(413) 559-6119
893 West St -Enfield Hamper-Hampshire College
Amherst, MA

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NXT Nutritionals Inc
933 E Columbus Ave # 3
Springfield, MA
 
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Can Foods Increase Your Fertility?

Of course you probably know that smoking or drinking excessively while trying to conceive is bad for you. But did you know that there are certain foods that are actually considered fertility boosters? You may have tried it all to get pregnant without any luck, so if you're hoping for a baby try these foods for a better chance of your next pregnancy test turning up positive.

Some studies are showing zinc to be the ticket for conception: by consuming at least 15 mg per day, semen and testosterone production in men dramatically increases, while ovulation improves in women. Cell division is essential to the early embryo, and zinc promotes this could it be that you could eat your way to pregnancy with zinc rich foods like oysters, chicken, and crab? Don't go overboard, though, as too much of any nutrient or vitamin can have the opposite effect and decrease fertility.

A lot of nutritionists believe that iron plays a huge role in conceiving, as women with low iron counts often have a difficult time getting pregnant. By eating iron rich foods like shrimp, tofu and prunes, you might make conception happen and nutritionists also give nods to foods high in vitamin C, vitamin E and calcium. Your body needs a variety of vitamins and nutrients to be conception ready, and although these vitamins have been studied as possible fertility boosters, it's important that you pay attention to all the nutrients necessary for everyday health.

Many health professionals are on the fence when it comes to coffee consumption. There have been fertility studies that show sperm becoming more active and energetic after a male drinks coffee, which may eliminate sluggish sperm as the culprit of unsuccessful baby making. However, a Harvard study shows that infertility is a whopping 100 percent higher in women who drink between one and three cups of java each day. So, switch to decaf and let your man indulge in a cup of coffee before you hit the bedroom.

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