Art of Infertility
Please sign up now for this wonderful event in Walnut Creek on July 7th. Register, and get the event location address, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling Elizabeth at (517) 262-3662. Check out their website for more information about the Art of Infertility.
Country Singer Randy Rogers shares his story with the World
Thank you to the Rogers family for being so courageous in sharing their family’s loss with the world. Read the People magazine article to learn more. I’m warning you, it’s hard to hold back tears while reading their story. Their immediate openness will hopefully bring awareness to the importance of screening for genetic diseases pre-pregnancy. Make a pre-conception appointment with your ObGyn/fertility doc and get tested today.
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Virtual Reality for Fertility Patients
I'm always trying to find ways to encourage and empower my patients with all the information they need to make the best decisions possible for themselves when it comes to their fertility care. I'm excited about how virtual reality could possibly help decrease pain and anxiety for my patients in the near future. We'll be looking into incorporating a virtual reality headset for patients. Stay tuned! Continue reading
IVF and Genetic Testing
Today's celebrity headlines included information leading us to believe that IVF was used by Kanye and Kim to have a baby boy. While it's easy to jump to conclusions that they used IVF to "select" a boy, it's important to understand your options when doing IVF. Most of my patients choose to genetically test their embryos pre-implantation. It's as close to a crystal ball as we can get in IVF medicine. Gender is just one of the chromosomes that are tested in PGS (pre-imp...