Infertile couples can be desperate , and many will clutch at every straw they can find in their desire to have a baby. Sadly, they are easy prey for quacks, who are commonplace in India, especially in the villages. Many
" babas " claim they can cure infertility - and companies are also happy to market ‘ayurvedic’ products that promise to magically convert a sperm count of zero into millions !
Dr Aniruddha Malpani, a pioneer in the field of information therapy – the right information at the right time for the right person – writes more about avoiding quacks: