Alcohol may affect fertility treatment success, but caffeine appears safe

New research finds that people undergoing fertility treatments should avoid drinking alcohol to boost their rate of success and suggests that caffeine consumption may not have an impact. Alba Vitta/Stocksy

(Jessica Norris/ Medical News Today) — People who are seeking to start families have diverse fertility treatment options available.

However, individual lifestyle factors may impact the success of specific fertility treatment options. One area of interest is how caffeine and alcohol affect the fertility treatment success rate.

Data from a recent analysis published in Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica ScandinavicaTrusted Source shed some light on how alcohol and caffeine consumption may impact fertility treatments.

Researchers found that alcohol consumption was associated with lower success rates of fertility treatments among both men and women. (…)