Infertility, IVF & IUI

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.

Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, and Fertility.

Apart from the negative health effects and the social stigma attached to STDs, your fertility may also be taking the brunt of such diseases. Dr. Kecia Gaither speaks about Chlamydia and Gonorrhea, including diagnosis, treatment, and their effects on fertility.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The Effects of a Healthy Diet on PCOS

Around 5 million women in the United States suffer from Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). Dreaming of Baby speaks to Angela Grassi, a nutritionist specializing in the management of PCOS.

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.