Infertility, IVF & IUI

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.

The Link Between Lead and Infertility

In the journey to baby, creating the optimal environment for conception has a great say on outcomes. For long a subject of study, the relationship between lead exposure and fertility is one to take note of on your path to parenthood.

Climate and Pregnancy

A study focusing on the relationship between climate and pregnancy found that exposure to temperature extremes can negatively impact birth outcomes.

The Impact of STIs on Fertility

Even if you’re not planning on conceiving in the short term, it’s wise to know that STIs can make it harder to get pregnant. Dreaming of Baby discusses STIs and fertility with Dr. Amesh Adalja, a board certified infectious diseases physician.

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.

A Lesbian Couple’s Journey to Parenthood

The path to parenthood is not always a straightforward one; as a same-sex couple, the journey can present even greater challenges. Read more in this interview with Annie.

Fertility: The truth about time

Are you unsure when it would be best to try for baby? Whilst there are many reasons why you might wish to delay parenthood, it's wise to be informed on the link between age and fertility.

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.

Kim and Kanye’s Challenging Road to Pregnancy

The journey was quite the challenge but Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West are now expecting a third child via surrogate!

When the Road to Pregnancy is Rocky

Is the journey to baby taking longer than expected? There are various factors which may hinder conception. Find out about these factors and how you can address them, here.