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Two women, one dream to create a family

In the last several decades, lesbian would-be parents have increasingly sought reproductive assistance to have babies. It is estimated that approximately one-third of lesbian households have children, having achieved motherhood either through non-assisted insemination, fertility treatment, adoption or through […]

By |August 17, 2017

The Quest for Eggs and the Risk of OHSS

The Quest for Eggs and the Risk of OHSS

During IVF, infertility doctors prescribe injectable medications called gonadotropins to help women produce as many robust looking eggs as possible for their upcoming IVF cycle. This is called controlled ovulation induction.

We […]

By |July 19, 2017

Declare Your Fertility Independence

Barbeques, fireworks, parades and parties are all ways we celebrate our nation’s independence on July 4. This year, however, let’s think of Independence Day in a slightly different way. Let’s focus on how reproductive-age men and women can […]

By |June 21, 2017

Mother’s Day Preconception Planning

Getting your body ready for a baby

Are you hoping to become pregnant by Mother’s Day 2018? If you and your partner have made the life-changing decision to try to have a baby, here are some steps you should take […]

By |May 12, 2017