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How IVF Works

In Vitro Fertilization
In 1978, Louise Brown became the world's first baby to be born by in vitro fertilization, or IVF. Her birth revolutionized the field of reproductive medicine. Given that approximately one in eight heterosexual couples has difficulty conceiving, and that homosexual couples and single parents often need clinical help to make a baby, the demand for IVF has been growing. IVF is so common, that more...
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Gearing Up For Ovulation

Even though we are two months into the New Year, some of us are still working on our New Year’s resolution and trying to conceive.  After months of temping, charting, and trying to get pregnant, you have a pretty good handle on when you are ovulating.  You might even recognize some of the signs that your body is gearing up for ovulation. Gearing Up For Ovulation Whenever our bodies are prepa...
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What Is A Semen Analysis?

If you have been trying to conceive with no luck, you have come to the right place!  This post will explain what is a semen analysis and when you should consider getting one done! Many couples deal with infertility when trying to conceive.  However, most couples assume it is only the female that deals with issues of getting pregnant.  The truth is male infertility accounts for 30% of the issues...
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