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

PCOS: A Personal Journey to Motherhood

Tessa Falk was in her early twenties and recently married when she was diagnosed with PCOS and Stage 4 Endometriosis. She speaks about the challenges she had to overcome in her path towards parenthood as a PCOS sufferer, and on the importance of support in coming to terms and dealing with this diagnosis.

PCOS – Preparing for your OB-GYN appointment

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.

Getting Pregnant Faster

There's an average of five days per cycle where pregnancy can occur – knowing when these are occurring increases your chances of pregnancy. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Lea von Bidder on the new fertility tracking device Ava.

Counting Sperm, Discreetly

Nearly half of all infertility cases are due to male factor issues. Regardless of this, most men are still in the dark when it comes to their own reproductive health. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Greg Sommer, Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer at Trak Fertility, about the discreet male fertility testing system, Trak.

The Emotional and Mental Effects of PCOS

Apart from the physical symptoms associated with the condition, PCOS has also been linked to emotional and mental concerns. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Crystal Clancy, on mentally and emotionally dealing with the symptoms of PCOS.

The Impact of a Short Follicular Phase on Fertility

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.

Tracking your most fertile period

tracking your most fertile period
Eager for baby? Tracking your menstrual cycle and knowing when you're most fertile is key. Read on to discover why.

How Lifestyle Choices Affect Fertility in PCOS patients

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.

Preparing for a new baby

Feeling overwhelmed? From amazing highs to profound lows, pre-pregnancy, pregnancy, and birth have serious transformative qualities. Here's your go-to guide for an expedited intro into pregnancy and all things associated.

The LGBTQIA Journey to Parenthood

Inclusive family building options are available to help you achieve your dream of becoming a parent. Discover more in this Dreaming of Baby interview with Dr Brian Levine, Founding partner and Practice Director of CCRM New York.