Category: Trying To Conceive


Acupuncture, Stress and In Vitro Fertilization

Can acupuncture and IVF go hand in hand? Sandy Goodman, M.D. of Reproductive Medicine Group Florida and Kim Caporale, L.Ac, discuss stress reduction, acupuncture and IVF in this short, interactive video.

This video is made possible by a grant from Attain Fertility® Centers, an IntegraMed Specialty and provider of the Attain® IVF Programs.

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Fertility Preservation

Fertility preservation is a relatively new form of reproductive medicine which has proven to be life altering for cancer patients as well as other individuals, both men and women, who need to postpone parenthood for a variety of reason. Lowell T. Ku, M.D., of Dallas IVF, gives a full overview of this breakthrough technology in a short video.

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How Many is Too Many? Responsible Embryo Transfer

Lowell T. Ku, M.D. of Dallas IVF explains why it is important to avoid conception of high order multiples, and gives specific information as to the guidelines for responsible embryo transfer in this short and important video.

This video is made possible by a grant from Attain Fertility® Centers, an IntegraMed Specialty and provider of the Attain® IVF Programs.<...

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PCOS — Lifestyle Changes and Medications that May Help

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a health disorder that often affects a woman's ability to ovulate and conceive. Somewhere around one in ten women of reproductive age have been diagnosed as having PCOS in the U.S.1 Some young women will receive this diagnosis during their teenaged years but many women will not realize that they in fact have this...

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Questions to Ask at Your Initial Consultation

At your first fertility clinic visit you're bound to have a lot of questions. And as we all know, it's easy to forget all of them when you're sitting face-to-face with your doctor. Dr. Deborah Wachs from the Reproductive Science Center of the San Francisco Bay area, discusses how preparedness is key to a successful visit.

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The (Slightly) Older Woman's Guide to Getting Pregnant

Are you losing one egg a month or millions? What's important for women in their late thirties and beyond to know about their pregnancy potential?

Sandy Goodman, M.D., of Reproductive Medicine Group, Tampa, discusses everything from weight to current recommendations for treatment options in this short video, The (Slightly) Older Woman's Guide to Getting Pregnant.

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Transitioning from IVF to a Donor Egg Cycle

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Making the Decision. The decision to move on from In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) to a donor egg IVF cycle is a very personal one. You may see your funds running out, with no clear...

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What is In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

In vitro fertilization (IVF), is a form of assisted reproductive technology. In IVF, sperm are combined with an egg or eggs in a Petri dish in an attempt to achieve fertilization. The embryos which result from this process are then either transferred into the uterus in the hopes of beginning a pregnancy or, cryopreserved (frozen) for future use.

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