How Do You Get Pregnant?

So you’ve decided it is time to start or grow your family. It may seem odd to need a “how to” when we all learned at a very young age how babies are made! What they didn’t tell us back then is that it can be harder than you think to become pregnant. While some […]

Factors Affecting Male Fertility

There are many factors, environmental and otherwise, that can have an impact on a man’s fertility. Genetic or medically diagnosed infertility typically can’t be changed by lifestyle alterations. If your infertility is a result of genetics or an illness or medical procedure, then should consult a fertility specialist to learn about “assisted reproductive technologies” that […]

Causes of Infertility in Women

Infertility is defined as the inability to get pregnant after 1 year of unprotected intercourse. It is estimated that 10% of couples of reproductive age in the US are affected by infertility. Both men and women can experience infertility. We equally share the diagnosis, as men and women each represent one third of the cases […]

Gender Selection

Today’s scientific advancements have made it possible to select the gender of your child. Embryologists are now able to create or identify embryos of a certain sex. The ability to do this grew out of procedures already in place to perform genetic testing for medical reasons. It has only recently been opened up to non-medical, […]