As fertility specialists, we spend a lot of time speaking to patients about what foods to eat and what not to eat to prepare their bodies for pregnancy. Most of this advice is tailored to healthy nutrition, weight management, and avoiding chemicals or toxins that compromise hormone balance and fertility. However, once you get pregnant, […]
You can almost feel it – the tick-tick-tick-tick of the clock – once Labor Day weekend is over and autumn’s first chill creeps in. Perhaps it’s the fact that stores have their holiday trees on display at the same time they’re bringing out their pumpkin carving tools (so much for living in the moment), but […]
Dear Doctor: Here are few things I wish I’d told you when we had me years ago.
There’s no doubt that going the assisted reproductive technology (ART) route can be stressful. In most cases, by the time you’ve even started to look into ART, you’ve already been down a stressful road of conceptions missed, babies lost via miscarriage or a diagnosis of conditions that make it difficult for you and your partner […]
Your OB/GYN is your first resource and go-to specialist for anything related to female reproductive health. In addition to providing annual exams, pap tests and sound health advice, they can also provide a wealth of information about fertility and your journey to conception. However, if you are 35 years or older, have been diagnosed with […]
Home is Where the Heart Is. Most of us believe this in one way or another. Our homes are the place where we retreat from the world, spend time with our beloved and should be one of our greatest sources of peace and health. Unfortunately, the modern home is laden with silent enemies, many of […]