• Uterus Transplant

    Carrying and giving birth to a baby is an experience many women want with all their hearts.  For some women this has been an impossible dream because they are diagnosed with absolute uterine factor infertility.

    Yet a recent clinical trial at Baylor University has brought new hope through uterus …

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  • How Will It Affect Payers?

    Under a new law enacted in its 2020 budget, the state of New York will mandate coverage for IVF treatment by certain large-group insurance plans.  Egg freezing for medically-necessary fertility preservation will be required by all private insurance plans.

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  • 4 Simple Changes for the Better

    When they are struggling with infertility, both men and women feel stressed and distressed.  In about 30 percent of cases of infertility, both women and men have problems that need treatment.  It’s clear that fertility is not just a woman’s problem.

    But did you know that lifestyle factors …

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  • It’s All About the Sperm

    Throughout history women have taken the blame for infertility.  But modern science has found that the causes of infertility fall into three groups, each responsible for about one-third of infertility cases:  women’s problems, male factors, and a combination of both or no known cause.

    Male factor …

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  • Solutions for Uterine Issues

    For National Infertility Awareness Week, we’re looking at common causes of infertility and what can be done to address them.  Uterine factor infertility is one of the most common reasons for difficulty getting pregnant.

    Problems with the uterus affect the embryo’s ability to implant in …

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  • Fallopian Tubes and Your Fertility

    When it comes to fertility, it’s all about getting an egg and sperm to meet.  Tubal factor infertility is a common condition in women where the fallopian tubes are fully or partially blocked.  Here’s what you need to know.

    Tubal Factor Infertility

    Blockages of …

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  • Your Eggs and Fertility

    For National Infertility Awareness Week, we’re looking at the top five causes of infertility and what you can do to overcome them.  Ovarian disorders are the most common cause of female infertility.  What are these disorders?   Can you still have a biological family?

    Common …

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  • Who’s Doing It, Why and How

    More and more high tech companies and other companies in competitive industries are offering oocyte cryopreservation, known as egg freezing, as a fertility benefit to employees.

    Egg freezing for a long time was an experimental procedure, but in 2013 the American Society for Reproductive Medicine …

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  • Most people dream of having a family someday, even before they consider a partner. In fact, many assume that having a baby the old-fashioned way is a natural birthright. After all, we are made to be sexual beings so anyone can get pregnant, right? Wrong.

    Infertility is a hot-button issue today, affecting one-in-eight Americans, …

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  • Emotional Support as Well as Benefits

    Employees who are struggling with infertility can be distracted from their work, even more so if their employer isn’t understanding of the stresses and time demands of fertility treatment.  But employers who are supportive can reap the benefits of employee loyalty and productivity.

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