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Most Common Causes of Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Dec 1st, 2019

It can be heartbreaking to lose a pregnancy. But it’s even more devastating to experience recurrent pregnancy losses. You get your hopes up each time, only to have them dashed when you face yet another loss. Finding the root cause of recurrent pregnancy loss is an important step in figuring...

A Beginner's Guide to IVF Nov 1st, 2019

Have you been trying to get pregnant, but you or your partner have diagnosed or unexplained infertility? While most couples don't start with IVF as a solution for the inability to conceive, you may have found that this is your best option for conceiving a child.  You probably have a...

How Does PCOS Affect Fertility? Oct 1st, 2019

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a hormonal imbalance in women, leads to a variety of symptoms, including weight gain, adult acne, facial hair, and yes, sometimes infertility. But if you’re having trouble getting pregnant and are told you have PCOS, be thankful. It’s one of the most common and easily treatable...

Infertility Treatment Options for Women Over 40 Sep 1st, 2019

Women under 30 have a 20% chance of getting pregnant during a menstrual cycle. By the time you reach 40, however, these odds drop to less than 5%. That’s because your body goes through natural age-related changes, including having:  Fewer quality eggs left  Ovaries that have problems releasing eggs Other...

5 Tips for Managing Stress of IVF Treatment Aug 16th, 2019

If you and your partner have been struggling to conceive naturally for months — or even years — without success, then you know just how frustrating and emotionally exhausting infertility can be. While in vitro fertilization (IVF) can give you both the optimism and encouragement you need, it’s also important...

What You Need to Know About Egg Quality and Testing Jul 15th, 2019

If you’re a woman who has been focused on her career but eventually wants to start a family, or are concerned about the state of your fertility after undergoing cancer treatments, you may want to consider freezing or donating your eggs.  But how can you know if your eggs are...

5 Tips for Choosing Your Egg Donation Specialist Jun 26th, 2019

Medical assistance can help couples become parents. One in eight couples has trouble getting pregnant or sustaining a pregnancy. And each year, thousands of same-sex couples choose to become parents using assisted reproductive techniques such as egg and sperm donation. If you’re seeking medical assistance to start or expand your...