MYOINOSITOL (M-IN)…Can it help you conceive?

Posted by on Mar 13, 2019 in Infertility, Pregnancy
MYOINOSITOL (M-IN)…Can it help you conceive?

Recently there has been considerable interest in the use of myoinositol (M-inositol, M-IN) in the treatment of infertility for polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and IVF. Questions about inositol arise such as what is it, how does it work, and does the literature support the use inositol in the treatment of various aspects of infertility? MEET […]

AGE, AMH And Reality

Posted by on Feb 18, 2019 in Infertility, IVF
AGE, AMH And Reality

Despite Hollywood myths to the contrary, women are faced with the harsh reality that as they age their chances of having a genetic child become less and less.  And, if the pages of People Magazine and other tabloids are to be called in question, this occurs at the relatively young age of 41, when as […]

Dr. Rinehart responses to infertility questions

Posted by on Feb 4, 2019 in Infertility
Dr. Rinehart responses to infertility questions

What is the medical definition of infertility? The definition of infertility varies depending upon the situation. The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) defines infertility as follows: “Infertility is a disease, defined by the failure to achieve a successful pregnancy after 12 months or more of appropriate, timed unprotected intercourse or therapeutic donor insemination.” (Practice […]

Dr. Rinehart Quoted In brit.co Article

Posted by on Dec 26, 2018 in Infertility, Statistics
Dr. Rinehart Quoted In brit.co Article

Dr. Rinehart was quoted on the brit.co website in a article by Natasha Lavender titled: “Research Shows Global Fertility Rates Are Dropping — But Don’t Panic” Please click the link below to read the full article on brit.co https://www.brit.co/global-fertility-rates-decline-study/

The Truth is in the Thyroid: How important is the role of the thyroid in causing infertility?

Posted by on Nov 9, 2018 in Endocrine System, Infertility
The Truth is in the Thyroid:  How important is the role of the thyroid in causing infertility?

There are many systems in the body that can contribute to infertility and are thus tested, and if necessary managed, in order to allow conception to occur.  This is part of a proper workup with a Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI) specialist. What does the thyroid do and how does it work? A major player […]

Ovulation Induction In Infertility: Clomiphene Citrate (Clomid®) or Letrozole, Is There A Clear Advantage?

Posted by on Oct 14, 2014 in Infertility
Ovulation Induction In Infertility: Clomiphene Citrate (Clomid®) or Letrozole, Is There A Clear Advantage?

Recently there has been an increased interest in the use of a medication used for ovulation stimulation called letrozole (Femara ®). The standard medication used of this purpose is clomiphene citrate (CC) (Clomid®). Is one medication better than the other? Recently published research is beginning to answer some of the questions concerning the use of […]