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Check out our informative blog page outlining several discussion topics relating to infertility for you to read.  Happy Reading!

Loss of a baby: Dealing with the grieving process

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We are very proud of the impact we have had on our patient’s lives, and grateful that they have shared their experiences with us. Loss of a baby: Dealing with the grieving process In 1988, United States President Ronald Reagan declared October as a month to recognize the tragic grief of bereaved parents and support families who have suffered such …

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Why Should One Undergo Semen Analysis?

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When you are ready to start a family, you hope nothing will stand in your way. Unfortunately, for many people around the globe, there are fertility issues which can lengthen the process. Many people have likely heard of various fertility causes involving the female partner such as endometriosis, blocked fallopian tubes, and PCOS. However, it is important to note that …

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Tripod Fertility: The Best Solution for the Best Possible Start in Pregnancy

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Everyone has a different timeline in mind for when they want to start a family. Sometimes, there are outside reasons which help them determine what is best for them, such as the desire to be settled first or even for a certain time of year to be pregnant. Sadly, for many people with fertility struggles, it can be a challenge …

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Reduce your anxiety about COVID-19 and lockdown

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Have you felt your stress levels increase due COVID-19 and on top of this another lockdown? You are not alone. Most of us are experiencing increased anxiety about self-isolating from our loved ones, getting tested, and possibly being diagnosed with COVID-19. Meanwhile, clinics have kept open, and most people are back working from home while juggling more responsibilities. Anxiety over …

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Dos and Don’ts After IUI Procedures

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IUI is a fertility treatment that may help you become pregnant. During this procedure, washed/concentrated sample of sperm is directly inserted into the uterus. As with other fertility treatments, there is no guarantee IUI treatment will work. However, you can increase your odds of a successful pregnancy by following the dos and don’ts below. Take your folic acid during IUI …

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Five Stages of In Vitro Fertilization

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In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a set of complex procedures that are used to help with fertility and the conception of a child. This form of assisted reproductive technology can help a person become pregnant in many situations, including if they have Fallopian tube blockage or damage, ovulation disorders, uterine fibroids, endometriosis or just want to preserve fertility due to …

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The Importance of Regular Prenatal Care for a Healthy Pregnancy

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Having a healthy and happy pregnancy is ideal. To help get you towards the healthiest pregnancy possible, consideration needs to be given to the various prenatal services available. We aren’t just talking about taking a one-a-day prenatal vitamin. There is more that is needed for your pregnancy journey to be as smooth as possible for your specific situation or circumstances. …

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Five Important Things You Need To Know About IVF

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Jumping headfirst into in vitro fertilization, or IVF, can be overwhelming. It is important that you do your research to understand what you’re getting into. Of course, you don’t have to do this alone. Your medical team will be able to help explain the procedure in depth and answer any questions you have along the way. IVF can be helpful …

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Reasons Behind In Vitro Treatment Being Expensive

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There are some main expenses that make in vitro treatment cost seem very high, but many hopeful parents feel the cost is worth every penny. Having fertility struggles is already a stressful time. Add to that the stress of fertility or in vitro treatment cost, many hopeful parents find themselves overwhelmed. To fully understand the high price of in vitro …

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Important points to discuss during a gynecologist consultation

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When it comes to your reproductive and sexual health, it can be difficult to know what’s “normal” and what could be a sign of a possible health issue. Even if you feel some embarrassment about certain topics, keep in mind that your gynecologist has probably seen just about everything and is there to help you, not to pass judgment. When …

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