By Diana E. Chavkin MD, FACOG
I am a 41-year old woman, with a one-year old child. She is my first child. Her birth was not my first time in a delivery room, though. I’m an Ob-Gyn, who had been in hundreds of delivery rooms before I was checked in under my own name. I'm also a fertility s...
If you asked someone who went through infertility to describe their experience, I am guessing many would say it was the worst time of their life. That was true for me. That period of time when you are trying to build your family and are uncertain about your ability to succeed, tests us in so many ways. The swirling of...
By Dara Godfrey, M.S., R.D.
Having a doctor tell you that you need to lose weight to help improve your chances of fertility success can make you feel embarrassed, ashamed, not to mention, overwhelmed. There is often a lot of stress associated with trying to conceive. But, it is a necessary part of the initial consultation with...
A mom and her daughter, the first child conceived with the help of an egg donor in New Jersey, share their experiences in this podcast, brought to you by Path2Parenthood, a nonprofit organization.
I wanted to make sure you know that the federal adoption tax credit is in danger of being eliminated in the “tax reform legislation” This will be disastrous for the many families who will be unable to adopt without the credit. I’m copying below an e-mail that I request you disseminate to everyone with an interest in this issue. There...