Let’s be clear, the medical profession is in no way exempt from the issues of systemic racism that plague American society. A quick Google search on the topic of medical racism can reveal the many ways in which Black individuals in America suffer in the process of pursuing medical attention.   At Binto, we believe…

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This week, we’re discussing uterine fibroids and their effects on your body. Let’s dive in!   What Are Uterine Fibroids? Uterine fibroids are muscular growths in your uterus that often appear during a woman’s childbearing years. Also called leiomyomas, they are usually benign and rarely become cancerous. Fibroids can range in size from so small…

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This summer, we’re focusing on replenishing. Need a good place to start? Welcome to the Replenish! Series, a collection of articles written to spotlight certain supplements and the role they play in maintaining the health of your body. Let’s dive in! This week: boosting brain health with DHA Omega-3   What are Omega-3s?   Omega-3s…

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This week, we’ll explain what uterine polyps are, why they form, and what to do about them   What is a uterine polyp? Uterine polyps are growths on the inner walls of the uterus. They range in size from a sesame seed to a golf ball, and usually attach to the uterine wall with a…

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Today’s blog is for the men in your lives, because both men and women can benefit from supplements to boost their fertility. If you, or someone you know, is trying to have a baby, this is a good article to share with all parties involved! Today, we will break down our recommendations for men’s fertility…

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Birth control can be an incredible resource for women who are not ready to start a family yet but plan to have one in the future. However, with outdated information, muddled facts and urban legends, there is a lot of misinformation circulating on the topic of hormonal birth control. If having a family is a…

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If you are trying to conceive, one of the most important factors to be tracking is the timing of your ovulation. But, you may be wondering how much time you have after ovulation to get pregnant. Today, Binto is answering one of the most commonly googled questions about getting pregnant: how long are you fertile…

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Dylan Dreyer - Secondary Infertility

This week, Today show meteorologist and co-anchor Dylan Dreyer happily announced she was pregnant following a struggle with secondary infertility. Secondary infertility? According to Mayo Clinic, secondary infertility is the inability to become pregnant or to carry a baby to term after previously giving birth to a baby. If you haven’t heard of it, you’re…

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Stress and Fertility

Stress comes in many forms. A fight with a family member. Looming deadlines at work. An unfair boss. Financial worries. You probably already know how stress can affect you physically. For example, maybe you tend to over-eat when stressed; or perhaps you don’t eat at all. But there’s another sneaky side effect of stress on…

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