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Assisted Reproductive Technology and Birth Defects

Should You Worry About Risks? Ever since the first “test tube baby,” Louise Brown, was born 36 years ago, people have wondered if assisted reproductive technology, or ART, increases the risk of birth defects. There have been many studies done in the 30+ years since IVF, IUI and other procedures like ICSI began to be …
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My Doctor Suggested Donor Eggs

Now What? If your fertility specialist recommends using donor eggs, you may be wondering what to do.  Can donor eggs help you have the baby you want?  How do you feel about taking this step?  If you and your partner decide to use donor eggs, what happens next?  Here are some answers and things to …
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Same-Sex Parenting Options

Same-Sex Parenting Options State-of-the-Art Ways to Create Your Own Family The urge to have a child is one that many people feel, whether they are straight, gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender. Most of us grow up in families, and we naturally want to have families of our own as we become adults. Families come in …
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#NIAW The little details in making ‘littles’

As part of the National Infertility Awareness Week (#NIAW #flipthescript) a word from Shweta Nayak M.D.   For those looking to start a family, or those further along on the spectrum who may be utilizing Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART), it can be easy to get lost in the details.  Those details can be as ‘big’ as charting …
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