LOS ANGELES (CBS) —  Technological advances have made it possible to give older women a change to conceive a child.

But more and more, women are finding themselves in the maze of infertility.

As Lisa Sigell reports in Thursday’s Health Watch, infertility is also becoming more commonplace.

Doctors want more women armed with information.  Dr. Richard Paulson, head of USC’s Fertility Program, knows the entire process can be daunting.

He says, by the time a woman reaches 40, there’s a good chance she will need help to conceive.

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For more information about the causes and risk factors of infertility, click here.

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