Intrauterine Insemination: the Advantages and Disadvantages

June 14, 2018

If IVF is the first thing you think of when you hear “fertility care” you’re not alone. Although IVF has revolutionized fertility medicine since the first successful IVF pregnancy in the 1970s, there are many other treatments that might be more...

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Why Do Women Freeze Their Eggs?

May 30, 2018

Just chill baby! Hit the snooze button on your biological clock! Freeze and forget about it!

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Family Planning - It's Not Just About Birth Control!

May 23, 2018

Some people only associate family planning with birth control and preventing pregnancy, but there is so much more to it than that. With advances in fertility and contraceptive technology, planning if, when, and how you grow your family has become...

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What Should You Expect With In Vitro Fertilization?

May 15, 2018

If you’re thinking about fertility treatments, you’ve probably heard of in vitro fertilization. The name comes from the Latin “in vitro” which means “in glass (impress your friends on your next trivia night!) referring to the petri dish where...

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PGS - How This Acronym Can Provide Insight Into Your Embryos

May 08, 2018

If you’ve never heard of PGS, it stands for Preimplantation Genetic Screening and it’s a procedure used to determine the chromosomal status of an embryo created through In Vitro Fertilization (IVF). If you have been going through IVF or even if...

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Preconception Planning Checklist

April 20, 2018

It is National Infertility Awareness Week (NIAW) and the theme is, “Flip the Script”. This is about changing the conversation around infertility. One of the things we want to accomplish around this theme is to get the public thinking more about...

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Ask an Expert - How is Fertility Treatment Changing?

April 09, 2018

Afsana Islam is the Director of Marketing and Business Development at Kofinas Fertility Group. With a science background in physiology, kinesiology, and neurorehabilitation, as well as experience in business development, Afsana serves as a link...

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Ask An Expert - What Do People Not Understand About Fertility Care?

April 04, 2018

Afsana Islam is the Director of Marketing and Business Development at Kofinas Fertility Group. With a science background in physiology, kinesiology, and neurorehabilitation, as well as experience in business development, Afsana serves as a link...

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Endometriosis Awareness Month 2018

March 26, 2018

You may not need to break up with your uterus!

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month and by now, if you’re someone interested in either pop culture, women’s health or fertility in general, you’ve heard that Lena Dunham has had a hysterectomy to...

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Daylight Saving Time! Can Losing an Hour Impact Fertility?

March 19, 2018

Even under the best of circumstances, nobody likes to lose an hour of sleep. Particularly if you’re undergoing IVF, you want all the stress-free sleep you can get! The question is, can losing an hour impact your chances of getting pregnant?

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