Pursuing IVF is a significant investment of your energy, emotions, time, and finances. So, it makes sense that individuals and couples want to know how many cycles they should plan for from the outset of their treatments. The answer is not straightforward and varies from infertility diagnosis to diagnosis. However, we recommend planning for no […]
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**This post originally appeared years ago. The topic is very relevant today and for the upcoming weeks! We hope everyone is enjoying a safe, healthy holiday season. Things are looking up for a better 2023! The holiday season is upon us once again. The holidays are stressful for everyone, not just for individuals and couples […]
What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis is a common condition that affects women (up to 10%) during the reproductive years. It occurs when tissue similar to the uterine lining (endometrium) attaches to organs in the pelvis and begins to grow. This displaced endometrial tissue causes irritation in the pelvis that may lead to pain and infertility. Can […]
There’s no such thing as being too fit, right? Well, that all depends on what one’s goals are. If you are a woman trying to conceive, too much exercise might actually be your downfall. In fact, as fertility specialists, we can spot a potentially “over-exercised” woman from the door of the waiting room. When we […]
In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is a remarkable technology that has allowed more than five million babies to be born to parents who otherwise wouldn’t have been able to conceive. It is a form of assisted reproductive technology (ART) in which the sperm and egg are fertilized outside of the human body. The resulting embryo is […]
Reproductive Resource Center Expands Fertility Preservation Program with Internationally Renowned Infertility Specialist S. Samuel Kim, M.D.
Reproductive Resource Center (RRC), a Kansas City-based reproductive health, infertility and in-vitro fertilization (IVF) center, is pleased to announce that Dr. S. Samuel Kim has joined the practice as Director of Fertility Preservation. With 20 years of experience in clinical reproductive medicine and surgery, Dr. Kim is a highly-esteemed clinician and scientist whose reputation as […]