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Getting Pregnant

It often starts with a pinch of desire, a dream of holding a bundle of joy in your arms.

Pregnancy with Home Insemination

Home insemination offers privacy, affordability, and added comfort - identifying the right tools towards a positive pregnancy test helps you reach your dream faster. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Carol Lomas from Conceivex.

Fertility Preservation as a Cancer Patient

Certain cancers may require treatments that have an effect on fertility. Fertility preservation options ensure that cancer survivors can still achieve their dreams of parenthood. Fertility Specialist Dr. Sharon Moayeri, MD MPH, discusses oncofertility.

What You Should Know About IVF

"IVF is very advanced today and most couples will eventually conceive if they can persist." Dr. Serena Chen discusses the IVF process, including testing and medication, as well as provides insight on a very important question: how long does it take to get pregnant with IVF?

Overcoming Male Infertility and Sperm Defects

Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) has become a widely used treatment for overcoming male factor infertility issues. Dr. Jamie M. Knopman, Director of Fertility Preservation at CCRM New York discusses ICSI with Dreaming of Baby.

Trying to Conceive: The Power of Acupuncture

Belief in your body's innate power plus a little help from alternative therapies, such as acupuncture, can greatly assist you when trying to conceive. Dreaming of Baby discusses alternative therapies with Aimee Raupp.

Safeguarding Your Relationship Through Infertility

When month after month the dream of having a baby is continuously shattered, frustration and sadness can have a profound effect on relationships. Dreaming of Baby discusses the effect of infertility-related stress on relationships with Dr. Brian Levine from CCRM New York.

Is Intense Sport Making You Infertile?

If you're especially keen on athletics and also trying to get pregnant, it might be wise to review your workout schedule and diet. Dr. Vasiliki Moragianni discusses the link between athletics and infertility in both men and women, and what you should stay on the alert for.

Managing the Stress of Infertility

Dealing with infertility can have a significant impact on your emotional and mental well-being. Dreaming of Baby discusses mental health and empathy to stressors of infertility with Dr. Aaron Styer, Reproductive Endocrinologist, Fertility Specialist, and Co-Medical Director of CCRM Boston.

Secondary Infertility: Causes and Treatment

If growing your family is proving difficult, you are certainly not alone. Secondary infertility is a reality to many. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Sunny Jun on the causes and treatment of secondary infertility.

Trying for Baby? Drop that Lube!

Trying to conceive sometimes requires quite a lot of lovemaking. When the path to pregnancy requires a whole lot of sex, lubes come in handy in making the experience as pleasurable as possible. But, not all lubes were created equal, and some of them might actually be the reason why conception is proving difficult.