Infertility, IVF & IUI

A Guide to the Surrogacy Process

Surrogacy is when a woman agrees to carry a pregnancy and deliver a baby for another couple or individual. Dr. Sheeva Talebian from CCRM NY shares insight with Dreaming of Baby on the process of surrogacy and what it entails.

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.

Why Vitamin D is important if you have PCOS

A new study led by the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has found that women deficient in Vitamin D upon starting fertility treatments were 40 per cent less likely to become pregnant.

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.

The link between infertility and a higher risk of death

A study undertaken by the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has shown a link between fertility and mortality in women.

Becoming a sperm donor. Altruism, compensation and what to expect.

So you want to know how to become a sperm donor, you're ready to help families and you heard the compensation is pretty good. Well at Dreaming of Baby we like making sure you...

Ovarian reserve tests do not predict fertility, study suggests

A National Institutes of Health-funded study of women with no history of infertility has concluded that tests that estimate ovarian reserve do not appear to predict short-term chances of conception.

From Infertility to Parenthood – One Man’s Journey

The path to parenthood is not always a straightforward one. With one-third of all infertility cases being attributed to the malefactor, fertility struggles affect both men and women. TJ Farnsworth shares his journey. From undergoing fertility treatment to fatherhood, the experience led him to his own fertility clinic.