Can someone explain soy to me please?

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Can someone explain soy to me please?
Mon, 09-17-2012 - 11:45am

I was reading a few threads below and I'm curious to know more about soy and TTC?!  Please and thanks!

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Mon, 09-17-2012 - 1:27pm
Soy contains a form of estrogen called isoflavones, you can read more about it at this link:

The studies on its effectiveness with TTC are mixed, if you have too high of a soy intake it can hurt fertility, but others say that it can mimic fertility meds like Clomid. If you are going to try it, I would suggest you do so in moderation like anything other nutrient.