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Important COVID-19 Information

Posted in General | Tagged ASRM, Coronavirus, COVID-19 March 18, 2020

March 23, 2020 update: Beginning March 30th, and until further notice, Fertility Solutions Woburn and Providence office locations will be temporarily closed in response to COVID-19. Our Dedham location will remain open with limited hours to serve any of our patient’s urgent clinical needs. Fertility Solutions’ physicians will remain available for telemedicine consultations and follow-up visits to all…

Understanding the Link Between Endometriosis and Infertility

Posted in General | Tagged Endometriosis, Endometriosis Infertility, Infertility March 17, 2020

Endometriosis is a fairly common gynecological disorder in which tissue that is similar to the uterine tissue, known as endometrium, grows outside of the uterus. These growths generally occur on the ovaries, fallopian tubes, and pelvic tissue lining. The symptoms vary greatly from one woman to another, with some women experiencing extremely mild symptoms and others experiencing intense and…

Recent Developments and the Future of Fertility Technology

Posted in General | Tagged IVF, PGD, ICSI March 16, 2020

In 1978, the concept of fertility was irrevocably changed by technology when the first baby conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF) was born. Since then, state-of-the-art technologies and refined laboratory procedures have assisted in the births of almost eight million babies worldwide. In recent years, the technology of IVF has become even more advanced. Fertility Technology Today Today,…

The ABCs of TTC: An Acronym Glossary

Posted in General | Tagged IUI, IVF, ICSI, PGD, PGT, ART March 15, 2020

If you’ve been trying to conceive (TTC) for a while and have recently begun your fertility treatment journey, you have probably come across a lot of new and unfamiliar acronyms. The language of infertility can seem intimidating for someone who is just starting out, but familiarizing yourself with these abbreviations can help you understand the process, enhance your discussions with your doctor, a…

Who Benefits From Genetic Testing?

Posted in General | Tagged Genetic testing, PGD, Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis February 24, 2020

Modern technology has revolutionized the way we create and grow families by making it possible for fertility-challenged individuals and couples to conceive. While most people are familiar with fairly common treatment options such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI), also known as artificial insemination, there are also advanced techniques that can be used to…