Fear, fueled by rumors, has caused a debate on whether pregnant women should get their flu shots to avoid complications. The answer to this question is a definitive “yes”. Both the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)… read more
Movies have convinced us that relationships are easy and conceiving doesn’t require planning. In fact, many of us grew up thinking it happens with ease. On the contrary, family planning is becoming more common as individuals and couples wait longer to have kids.
Sometimes it’s easy to get pregnant, and sometimes it’s not. Most couples trying to conceive will become pregnant in the first 3-4 months of trying. Infertility is defined as not being able to conceive within 6 months for women over 35 years old and 1 year for women under the age of 35. There… read more
Not everyone is ready to have children when their eggs are in their prime. However, this doesn’t mean that they won’t ever be ready. In order to have children in the future past a person’s prime, they might consider fertility preservation.
Balanced Eating Tips
Trying to stay healthy while undergoing fertility treatments in the summer months can be challenging. Vacations, beach trips, daily doctor appointments, all can derail your progress. Here are some helpful tips to help you while traveling in… read more