If You’ve Had Miscarriages Before, Don’t Skip PGD Testing

Having a history of miscarriage doesn’t mean you can’t go on to have a successful pregnancy. Here’s how preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) can reduce your risk of early pregnancy loss — and increase your chances of delivering a healthy baby.

Jul 26th, 2019
What to Consider Before Becoming a Surrogate

Whether a close friend or family member asked you carry their baby, or you’re thinking about becoming a surrogate for personal reasons, it’s important to educate yourself about the process before you decide.

Jun 20th, 2019
Infertility and Your Mental Health

Infertility may be rooted in the body, but the resulting stress, anxiety, and emotional upheaval can exact a heavy toll on your mental health. Here’s how you can ease the psychological burden of infertility and restore your sense of control.

May 6th, 2019
Understanding How PGS/PGT Works

After undergoing a successful IVF cycle, you have plenty of eggs that have fertilized. Your doctor suggests that you consider preimplantation genetic screening or testing (PGS/PGT). Necessary? And does it improve your chances of having a healthy baby?

Mar 7th, 2019
How Effective Is PGD Testing?

Your in vitro fertilization (IVF) was successful and you’re excited to implant your embryos. But should you do preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) testing to rule out chromosomal disorders first?

Dec 6th, 2018
How Age Affects Fertility

You’re full of energy and in the prime of your life. But if you’re over 35, you may have trouble getting pregnant. Is there anything you can do about it?

Nov 20th, 2018
5 Common Causes of Infertility

Infertility can derail a strong desire to conceive. Understanding the cause of your fertility issues and learning your options can help couples cope in the journey to starting or extending the family.

Sep 14th, 2018
What to Know About Being a Surrogate

Today, more than ever, people are considering surrogacy as way to fulfill their desire for a family. But what does it take to become a surrogate? Find out what’s involved in helping a couple have a child.

Aug 10th, 2018
ICSI 101: How It Can Help You Conceive

Can ICSI help you conceive? Learn what this common IVF procedure is and how it can help you conceive if you’ve been diagnosed with male infertility or have other fertility issues and challenges conceiving.

Jun 20th, 2018
Egg Donor Checklist: Do You Check Out?

Becoming an egg donor means giving the gift of life to a family struggling with fertility issues. It’s a generous decision that requires careful thought, planning, and commitment. Here’s what first-time donors should know.

May 16th, 2018
When Surrogacy Is the Best Option

When you’re facing obstacles to having a family, it can feel like your dreams of becoming a parent will never come true. Depending on your situation, a surrogate might be the best option to help you have a baby.

Apr 26th, 2018
How Common is Male Infertility?

It’s often assumed that infertility is a woman’s issue, but in one-third of infertile couples, the man has the fertility problem. Getting a diagnosis and treatment can help you on the path to becoming a dad.

Mar 29th, 2018
Tips for Managing IVF Stress

Like most, you likely didn’t wake up one day and decide to try IVF. Your decision probably came after years of trying to get pregnant using every option imaginable.

Mar 16th, 2018
Unexplained Infertility

If you’ve been trying to become pregnant, and not having any luck, and are frustrated with the process of trying to conceive, don’t give up hope. Even couples with diagnosed with unexplained fertility have options that may help on the path to parenthood.

Jan 29th, 2018
Why Couples Can Benefit from PGD Testing

hen talking about starting a family, the one thing most couples want is certainty. Going through the process of getting pregnant, experiencing the pregnancy, and then taking care of the baby in those early days is both joyful and anxiety inducing.

Jun 6th, 2017