Vitamin D: Is all the hype justified?

Posted by on Mar 13, 2019 in IVF, Pregnancy
Vitamin D: Is all the hype justified?

Recently there has been a significant increase in healthcare concerns about Vit D. Research suggests that these concerns may be justified. So what is it Vitamin D and should a person care? VITAMINS: WHAT DO WE REALLY NEED TO KNOW? Vitamin D is not really a vitamin based upon the definition of vitamin. A vitamin […]

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 […]

Settling In The Right Spot – Ectopic pregnancies in IVF

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in IVF
Settling In The Right Spot – Ectopic pregnancies in IVF

Jane was 40 years old and had been dealing with infertility for way to long. She and her husband finally decided to do IVF and her first pregnancy test was positive.  Yet, there was a hesitation in the nurse’s voice when she said the test was positive and Jane asked if there was a problem. […]

As The Clock Winds Down

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in IVF
As The Clock Winds Down

The importance of this criterion cannot be overstated, because a leading cause of infertility in women 38 and over is a decreased ovarian reserve.  With this factor in mind, it was predicted that the results obtained from this study would be better than if the same study was done for women with a reduced ovarian […]

Can IVF Even Out The Baby Playing Field?

Posted by on May 8, 2014 in IVF
Can IVF Even Out The Baby Playing Field?

HOW OLD IS TOO OLD? The suggestion made is based upon the condition as it applies to “middle-age women”.  Does going straight to IVF make sense as women age?  Understanding the reason age affects fertility helps explain the suggestion of moving quickly to IVF. To conceive, three things have to work: sperm, a woman’s anatomy […]