Does IVF Double Your Autism Risk?
Not so fast! A recent article in the New York Daily News reporting research findings from the American Journal of Public Health has created unnecessary panic all across America today. I've received emails and calls from my worried patients because of the news coverage. The study findings showed that IVF does not increase risk of autism. They found that the increased risk was associ...
OvaScience AUGMENT Fertility Treatment
The breakthrough technology that OvaScience has developed could be one of THE biggest breakthroughs in fertility science. Many are probably wondering, why would a company reporting a 53% clinical pregnancy rate make headlines all over the world? What's so exciting about that? This is why their study findings are so exciting and important to me and my patients: When you have a patient who has gone throu...
Online predictor of IVF success available now
Online Calculator to predict Success with IVF This is a great tool meant for patients who have not done IVF before. I think it gives patients an idea about IVF success rates before they even see a fertility doctor. Not everyone needs IVF to get pregnant. Learning more about your fertility issues first and what you could do to make things even better before any type of treatment is how I approach fertility care. Check out this new tool and see how it may help guide you. Read the Continue reading
6 things couples trying to conceive don’t want to hear
This article written by Sarah Kogod is such a great resource for those who are looking for support through the process. You are not alone. Take a look at her comments in the comment section too. Don’t miss out on a great article.
My favorite quote:
“If it were as simple as “relax”, fertility specialists would be yoga instructors and massage therapists”