Infertility, IVF & IUI

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.

How Folic Acid Affects Fertility and Pregnancy

Folic acid is imperative for a healthy pregnancy. Studies have shown that this water-soluble B vitamin, accompanied by a healthy diet and lifestyle, helps boost both male and female fertility. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Amos Grunebaum.

What You Need to Know About Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Albeit being a very common health condition amongst women of reproductive age, there is surprisingly a lot of confusion as to what the syndrome really entails. Dr. Rebecca Chilvers shares insight on what you need to know about PCOS and fertility.

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.

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.

Lead and Fertility: What You Need to Know

The relationship between lead and fertility has been a subject of study for years. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Vasiliki Moragianni about the effects lead has on health and fertility.

Miscarriage and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Identifying the reason why RPL is occurring is imperative in assisting couples in their journey to baby. Dreaming of Baby speaks with Dr. Mark Trolice, M.D., on classifying Recurrent Pregnancy Loss, its causes, and treatment.

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.

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.

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.