Before Getting Pregnant

Between 1 in 10 and 1 in 20 women of reproductive age suffer from PCOS. In the United States alone, 5 million women are currently affected by this condition. Dr. Sunny Jun, Co-Founder and Co-Medical Director of CCRM San Francisco speaks about lifestyle choices, PCOS, and the effects this has on fertility.
One of the greatest concerns of women with PCOS is that the syndrome would affect chances of pregnancy. Twelve years after receiving her PCOS diagnosis, Sasha Korobov knew that she had to do something to take the upper hand over her fertility.
Apart from the negative health effects and the social stigma attached to STDs, your fertility may also be taking the brunt of such diseases. Dr. Kecia Gaither speaks about Chlamydia and Gonorrhea, including diagnosis, treatment, and their effects on fertility.
At two months pregnant, a management shake-up at work left Georgene Huang jobless. As she traveled from one interview to another, Fairygodboss was born out of her need to ask questions on unfairly stigmatized subjects and find the information that no one was giving.
It's never too early to start saving for college! Dreaming of Baby speaks with Erika Jensen, President of Respire Wealth Management in Houston, Texas, on healthy family financials, and the how and why of saving for college.
Ensuring that you are adequately prepared for continued stability is key. Family life insurance provides you with a safe plan for securing the well-being of your family in the wake of unexpected events. Find out how having a sound insurance plan makes peace of mind as a parent possible.
Is your cycle too short? The follicular phase is the time in between the start of your period and the point at which your body releases the month’s fertile egg at ovulation. During this phase, follicles in the ovary mature and get ready to release an egg. A short follicular phase may affect fertility. Read on to find out how and why.
With child-related expenses always on the rise, it's wise to be financially prepared for parenthood. Nicole Merritt from jthreeNMe, shares with us some budgeting and saving tips for life with kids.
PCOS is a medical condition characterized by excess androgens, ovulation dysfunction, and polycystic ovaries. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Lakeisha W. Richardson on your OB-GYN appointment when PCOS is involved, its treatment, and its effects on fertility.
Albeit being a very common health condition amongst women of reproductive age, there is surprisingly a lot of confusion as to what the syndrome really entails. Dr. Rebecca Chilvers shares insight on what you need to know about PCOS and fertility.