Cut coffee to boost chance of conception

Researchers conducted a prospective follow-up study of 3959 women having IVF or ICSI treatment, collecting information on coffee consumption at the start of each cycle.

Having five or more coffees daily was associated with a 50% reduction in achieving clinical pregnancy and a 40% reduction in live birth.

“Although we were not surprised that coffee consumption appears to affect pregnancy rates in IVF, we were surprised at the magnitude of the effect,” the authors said in a