The Relationship between Primary Infertility and Depression among Women Attending Royal Medical Services Hospitals in JordanGhraib S and Khait AA*
Faculty of Nursing, Department of Psychiatric and Mental Health, Hashemite University, Jordan
- *Corresponding Author:
- Abdallah Abu Khait
Faculty of Nursing, Department of Psychiatric and Mental Health
Hashemite University, Jordan
Email: [email protected]
Received date: June 14, 2017; Accepted date: June 26, 2017; Published date: June 28, 2017
Citation: Ghraib S, Khait AA (2017) The Relationship between Primary Infertility and Depression among Women Attending Royal Medical Services Hospitals in Jordan. J Community Med Health Educ 7:533. doi:10.4172/2161-0711.1000533
Copyright: © 2017 Ghraib S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Being a mother is a passion and dream for each woman, that’s the humanized effect and unconditional love between child and mother. Building family is the main target of marriage, it involves relationships between wife husband and children, but some of couples live a distressing experience about bearing a child; one of this is the infertility. Infertility is categorized as primary, secondary infertility and sterility. According to the Center of Disease and Control Prevention (CDC) primary infertility defined as the inability to get pregnancy (conceive) after one year of unprotected sex. There are various causes of infertility in both men and women, they are mainly physiological dysfunctions and few of the causes are endocrine logical, anatomical, genetic and immunological reasons. Some of the physiological causes are related to the ovaries: Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), diminished ovarian reveres (DOR), premature ovarian insufficiency (POI), tubal occlusion and the causes may related to physical characteristics of the uterus.