What can you do when your baby is breech?
Learning that your baby is in breech position can be stressful and probably a little (a lot) upsetting. The birthing plan you have been moving towards might now be in doubt, and you had really hoped to have a natural birth. But all hope is not lost! There are ways to...read more
Can NAC aid your fertility?
N-Acetyl-Cysteine or NAC is a powerful supplement that most people have not heard about. It boosts glutathione (the body’s strongest antioxidant) levels in the liver and peripheral tissues and helps with oxidative stress that often underlies chronic health issues....read more
Male fertility and Vitamin C
The health and fertility of both parents is of equal importance leading up to conception. Often the focus is on the fertility of the woman, but there are many things men can do to support their own health and fertility. Some simple steps can be taken to ensure good...read more
Digestion, digestion, digestion
Our digestive system is a central hub for our health; it impacts every other system in our body, and it doesn't always get the attention and support that it deserves. Often we are eating to just not be hungry or we are are preoccupied with answering emails or texts...read more
How We Deal With Micro-Organisms
As we mentioned in previous posts, we have found that most women who come to see us with fertility issues will have detrimental micro-organisms in their body. These bacteria and viruses can be really opportunistic, and can stay hidden from conventional tests. Some of...read more
So What Happens Now?
Once we have explained your results to you, we book you in for your first treatment appointment. And most importantly, we create a treatment plan that is unique to you. There is no need for you to think of what step to take next or where to go next, we have you...read more
The Issue Is Not Always Where You Think It Is
For some women when they go to have their fertility tested, it can transpire that the issue does lie within their reproductive system. There might be a fallopian tube blockage and after a flush everything is cleared, and they get pregnant. But unfortunately for many...read more
Seeing The Full Picture
We finished off our last blog post explaining that not getting pregnant does not necessarily mean that the issues lie in your reproductive system. Babysteps is one of a kind here in Ireland. We have the technologies to firstly investigate and determine what it is in...read more
Why Choose Babysteps?
When you finally decide that this is it, it is time to have a baby and move forward with this new phase of your life….it can be incredibly exciting and maybe a little overwhelming. You stop taking the pill or have the coil removed and you officially start ‘trying’. It...read more
How Probiotics Can Help your Fertility
Probiotics are live bacteria and yeasts that reside inside your body. They are good for you, especially your digestive system. More and more studies show that the balance or imbalance of bacteria in your digestive system is linked to overall health and disease. An...read more
Pregnancy Wellness – What you should eat while Pregnant
It is a very exciting phase in a couple’s life when they find out they are pregnant, but excitement is only one aspect of pregnancy. Every woman wants to deliver a healthy child and for that she must be mindful of what she is eating. Eating a balanced diet when you’re...read more
BabySteps Health Assessment
BabySteps Health Assessment is a comprehensive health screening programme for both males and females. Our clinic is unique and the only one in Ireland that has these latest medical technologies although there are over 200 clinics worldwide.read more
Insulin Resistance & Pregnancy
Insulin resistance and Pregnancy Conception is not just the sperm meeting an egg but in high insight everything in the female body should be normal and optimum at a hormonal level for the process to even begin. These not only involves the fertility hormones but other...read more
It might be a Food Intolerance
It Might be a Food Intolerance… Do you feel you are so fatigued that it’s impossible for you to get up in the morning and leave your bed? Or is it that you are always irritable? Or perhaps sometimes you’re a bit bloated and a little crampy or you get heartburn...read more
You may not need Thyroid Medication…..
You may not need Thyroid Hormone Medication… With 123 million prescriptions in 2016, levothyroxine tops the charts as the most-prescribed drug. But a growing stack of research suggests this super-popular thyroid medication could also be one of the nation’s...read more
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