Exploring the Connection Between Weight and Fertility

Are you trying to have a baby and are unsure why you’re not successful? If so, the answer could lie in your weight. Your weight is an integral component of your health and, if you’re not at a healthy weight, it could be affecting your chances of getting pregnant. This article will outline the link … Continued

Can You Really Decrease Your Chances of Miscarriage?

There are lots of rumors on the internet that claim to help you lower your chances of miscarriage. But trying out all of them would be impossible, not to mention potentially dangerous. That’s why we’re separating fact from fiction to help you figure out whether you can really decrease your chances of miscarriage. Limiting Your … Continued

5 Things You Must Know About Fertility Supplements

You see them everywhere – chubby cheeked cherubs being pushed in a stroller. Your social media feeds are full of your friends’ adorable baby pictures. If you’re one of the 12% of American women that has fertility issues, it can be a painful reminder of your struggles. It’s true some data suggests that fertility rates … Continued

How to Cope With Infertility Problems

Dealing with infertility is a challenging point in a woman’s life. Many women spend most of their early lives hoping to become a mother some day. When a woman is unable to get or stay pregnant, it can make you feel like a failure. The inability to get pregnant or stay pregnant can take an … Continued

What Does the Future Hold For the IVF Process?

If you are thinking about starting a family or having a baby, you may be curious about in vitro fertilization (IVF). Did you know that some groups of women have healthier babies when they conceive with IVF? It’s true! The IVF process is constantly advancing and evolving. New scientific research has discovered benefits of IVF … Continued

The Importance of Folic Acid for a Healthy Pregnancy

Everyone needs folic acid. But it is essential for both pregnant women and women trying to conceive. Folic acid is a synthetic form of vitamin B9 that is crucial for proper DNA development, which helps protect your baby from serious birth defects. This vitamin is also important for mom. It helps build red blood cells … Continued

Tips to Boost Your Fertility

Not everyone is fortunate enough to conceive naturally. In fact, 1 in 10 American couples face the challenge of overcoming infertility or reproductive problems. And while many of these issues are treatable with innovative fertility therapies and advanced procedures, there are things you and your partner can do to boost your fertility. It begins with … Continued

Great American Smokeout: The Effects of Smoking on Your Fertility

During the month of November, people can participate in Lung Cancer Awareness events such as the Great American Smokeout. Most people know that smoking increases the risk for heart, vascular and lung disease. But did you know? Smoking—and second-hand smoke—can cause problems with fertility in both men and women. Great American Smokeout: Thursday November 17, … Continued

Our New Office is Now Open!

Kofinas Fertility Group is excited to announce the opening of our brand new office on Tuesday, November 1st! Located at 55 Central Park West in Manhattan, our third location will provide the same compassionate, comprehensive reproductive care we’re known for. Our new office is extra special because it’s located inside the Shandor Building, which many … Continued

Freezing Your Eggs

For moms to be, the dream of starting a family takes shape differently. Sometimes the timing isn’t quite right due to career or educational goals. Or perhaps the right partner hasn’t come along. In these and other cases, the process of freezing your eggs, or oocyte cryopreservation, is an effective way to plan and time … Continued