Suffice it to say that when you’re trying to get pregnant and it’s just not happening, there’s not much you’ll stop at to reach your goal – ovulation predictors, relaxation CDs, yoga classes, acupuncture sessions, concoctions of herbs and tinctures, underwear that claim to encourage healthy sperm – you name it, someone has tried it.
We took a look at some of what appear to be the top-selling fertility-related products out there – here are a few we found, in no particular order (all rankings were found on sites indicated on January 11, 2012):
Top-selling fertility/infertility books on Amazon.com:
“Top-rated” fertility/infertility products on Drugstore.com:
Top results on Google Shopping for “get pregnant”:
Making a Baby: Everything You Need to Know to Get Pregnant by Samuel Thatcher, Debra Fulghum Bruce, Britt Berg
Best-selling fertility DVDs on Amazon.com:
"Restoring Fertility" by Drs. Brandon Horn, Ph.D., LAc, and Wendy Yu, Ph.D., LAC
"Yoga Practices for Fertility" by Tami Quinn and Beth Heller
"Fertile Soul of Yoga - Yoga for Fertility" with Dr. Randine Lewis, LAc
Best-selling fertility CDs on Amazon.com:
"Meditations for a Fertile Soul (Improve Fertility)," by Jennifer R. Bloome, MS
"Visualizing Pregnancy," by Kathy Freston
"Imagery and Meditations to Support a Medicated Fertility (Improve Fertility)," by Jennifer R. Bloome, MS
Have any of these products helped you? Which ones would you or wouldn’t you recommend to someone? Which ones are a waste of money – and are there any you couldn’t live without? What should be on this list that isn't?