infertility journey

What to expect at your first fertility assessment

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The fertility assessment is one of the first steps in your fertility journey. This in-clinic visit is vital to determining your reproductive goals, assessing your reproductive health, and developing a personalized fertility treatment plan. It can be challenging and disappointing when natural conception is unsuccessful, especially when you are not sure why you are having trouble in the first place.  …

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Endometriosis – The Unknown cause of infertility

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Growing a family and becoming a mom is a lifelong dream – full of excitement. When it is finally your turn to get pregnant, you do not dwell too much on the fact that something could go wrong. The larger scientific and reproductive endocrinology community still has a lot to learn about endometriosis, but what we do know remains a …

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12 Tips for Coping with Infertility over the Holidays

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The holidays – the time of year filled with cheer, shopping, cooking, and loved ones. Yet for those struggling with infertility, this season also brings a hyper-focus on the everyday reminders of that pain. The simple joy of seeing a child opening presents or reading a Christmas book can be heart-wrenching when every child reminds you of your struggle with …

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“We have already booked an appointment to discuss the next steps for our second child”

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Thanks to the help and support of Dr.’s Dzineku and Roumain, my husband and I welcomed our son April 30, 2019. I was 40 and my husband 42 – we had one miscarriage and one ectopic pregnancy before starting our infertility journey.  We arrived at our Tripod Fertility appointment after having been at another clinic for a year and half …

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