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What May Be Causing Recurrent Miscarriages

When you’ve had more than one miscarriage, you’ve had more than your share of grief. You may fear getting pregnant again — and feeling the excitement of new life and hope — only to lose it once more. Why do you keep miscarrying? You deserve answers.
Nov 10th, 2022

Prenatal Testing for Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an incurable disease that’s caused by a genetic mutation. Although it’s rare, CF is the most common type of autosomal recessive disease in Caucasians. Even with no family history of CF, you or your partner could be a carrier.
Oct 13th, 2022

5 Important Facts About Embryoplasty™

Successful conception via in vitro fertilization (IVF) depends largely on the quality of the embryos implanted. If your embryos are fragmented, Embryoplasty™ removes the troublesome fragments to increase your chances of pregnancy.
Sep 15th, 2022

When to Consider Donated Eggs for Pregnancy

You dreamed of having a biological child, but sometimes that’s just not possible. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t become a mother or carry a baby to term. Donated eggs expand the possibilities of parenthood. Here’s why they may be right for you.
Aug 10th, 2022

Debunking Common Myths About Infertility

When your doctor says you’re infertile, your mind may swarm with fears. Is it your fault? Will you ever have a child? Understanding the facts about infertility, as opposed to unfounded myths, helps you understand your situation and your options.
Jul 11th, 2022

PGD: Can You Choose the Sex of Your Baby?

Whether you’d like a better gender balance in your family or you want to reduce your chances of passing on a genetic disease, you can choose the sex of your baby. Here’s how preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) works.
Jun 14th, 2022

Fertility-Friendly Foods You Should Start Eating Now

Don’t eat this, don’t eat that. Every time you read about health, your list of favorite foods gets shorter. But if you want to be your healthiest — and your most fertile — you get to eat more. Find out what foods help boost your fertility.
May 5th, 2022

Everything You Didn't Know About IVF

In vitro fertilization (IVF) has come a long way since the world’s first “test-tube baby,” Louise Joy Brown, was born in 1978. Since then, millions of precious lives have had their start thanks to IVF. Your own child could be one of them.
Apr 8th, 2022

Why Do I Keep Having Miscarriages?

Miscarriage is one of the loneliest heartbreaks you can experience. And if you’ve had a number of miscarriages, the question that plagues you is: Why? Why does this keep happening?
Mar 9th, 2022

Does Infertility Run in Families?

It seems counterintuitive that infertility could run in families. After all, if your parents were infertile, you wouldn’t be here. But some cases of infertility are affected by your genes. If your parents had trouble conceiving, you might, too.
Feb 8th, 2022

Common Causes of Infertility

When you get the disheartening news that you can’t conceive, your first question is probably: Why? Infertility has a number of causes that originate in either the female, the male, or both. You may have one issue or a combination. Learn more here.
Jan 16th, 2022

Myths and Facts About Freezing Your Eggs

When it comes to egg freezing, there are many myths out there that may confuse you. To get the facts about the option of preserving your eggs for when you’re ready to start a family, read on.
Dec 12th, 2021

5 Things You Should Do Now to Positively Impact Your Fertility

Whether you’re already thinking about getting pregnant or that step’s far in your future, what you do today affects your fertility tomorrow. To increase your chances of easily conceiving when you’re ready, take the following five steps.
Nov 15th, 2021

Can Diet Impact Fertility?

You know what you have to do to have a baby. And so you do that. As much as possible! But did you know that you can do other things to impact your fertility? Including eating more delicious, nutritious foods? Learn about diet and fertility here.
Oct 15th, 2021

How Egg Donation Helps Couples With Infertility

You’ve always dreamed of having a baby, but now you’re not sure you’ll be able to do so. You or your partner is infertile. You may have tried IVF without success. Is there any hope left? Egg donation may be the hope you need.
Sep 27th, 2021

Is There a Way to Prevent Infertility?

Infertility affects about 15% of couples in the United States. Even if you’re not ready to have a baby now, you can take steps to protect your fertility to improve your chances of conceiving. Here’s what you should know.
Aug 18th, 2021

IVF: All of Your Questions Answered

You’re considering in vitro fertilization (IVF) to help you get pregnant, but you’re still not sure. Is IVF really the right procedure for you? How does it work? How often is it successful? Read on to get the answers to your questions.
Jul 25th, 2021

Egg Freezing: What You Need to Know

If you wish to wait to become pregnant or have a medical issue that may stand in the way, you might consider egg freezing. After eggs are retrieved through a minimally invasive procedure, they’re stored and frozen until it’s time for implantation.
Jun 15th, 2021