Month: January 2019

To PGS Test or Not To PGS Test?

For those who are in the middle of or considering IVF, one portion that you are likely weighing your options on is PGS testing. PGS testing is Preimplantation Genetic Screening. The process goes like this, you begin stimulation medications to help your follicles grow. At a certain point, your doctor will ask you to begin…
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Are Everyday Household Products Stopping You From Getting Pregnant?

How many products are you putting on your body daily? If you really sit down and think about it, you could probably count 15. Lotions, makeup, toothpaste, face wash, body wash, hair products, nail polish, I could go on and that’s only 7. In each of those categories we could be using several different products,…
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Avoiding Alcohol for Fertility

Most doctors will recommend that you quit drinking while trying to conceive or at least reduce alcohol consumption. I mean, of course we know it’s better for us to completely cut it out, but if you socialize often, you likely will have a drink or 2 at any particular event, maybe more. Studies are ongoing…
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