Infertility, IVF & IUI

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.

PCOS: The Truth About Your Eggs

PCOS is a common cause of female infertility. The condition prevents consistent ovulation and is characterized by small cystic structures within the ovaries. Dr. Aimee Eyvazzadeh, speaks about the varying degrees of PCOS, treating the condition, the journey to baby as a PCOS patient, and the role your eggs play in all of this.

IUI before IVF?

Research presented at the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology has shed positive light on the success potential of IUI.

Fresh or Frozen Embryos for IVF?

In a study of close to 83,000 IVF patients published in the journal Fertility and Sterility, it was concluded that there is no one-size-fits-all solution.

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!

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.