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PCOS, Infertility and Pregnancy

Posted in Ovulation | Tagged PCOS, Pregnancy, Infertility, Miscarriage, Gestational diabetes, Preeclampsia June 25, 2018

With a range of symptoms that often fall under the radar of a proper diagnosis, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition many women are unaware they have until they struggle to conceive and/or carry a healthy pregnancy to term. Women who have PCOS have a higher risk of needing a C section. They are also at a higher risk for conditions such as gestational diabetes and preeclampsia. To have…

How Ovulation Works and Why Your Period Can Affect Fertility

Posted in Ovulation | Tagged Ovulation, Menstruation, Period November 29, 2016

Ovulation occurs about 12 to 16 days before a woman’s period begins. Ovulation refers to when an egg is released from a woman’s ovary and is an ideal time to try for a pregnancy. Becoming familiar with ovulation isn’t something that typically happens until pregnancy is desired, so it’s understandable that many women have heard of ovulation, but don’t know when it takes place or what it means. Despite t…

How Long Should I Wait to See a Fertility Specialist?

Posted in General, Ovulation | Tagged Fertility testing, Fertility screening, Age and female fertility, Cancer, Endometriosis, PCOS November 17, 2016

We understand that those trying for a pregnancy are anxious to conceive, and the instinct to seek medical care within a few months of trying to get pregnant naturally may seem logical. Fertility Solutions understand the stress that those who wish to conceive immediately can feel when it doesn’t happen right away, but our team also wanted to clear up some misconceptions about when is the right t…

Fertility Treatment Options Beyond IVF

Posted in General, Male Fertility, Our Newsletter: Conceivable Solutions, Ovulation | Tagged clomid, clomiphene citrate, fertility testing, fertility treatment options, hormones fertility, hsg, intrauterine insemination, iui, ivf alternatives, ovulation fertility April 16, 2013

Thinking Outside the Petri Dish When most people hear the words “fertility treatments” they think of in vitro fertilization (IVF) and hormone injections - with good reason. Over the past decade IVF has become increasingly popular as the technology has advanced at lightning speed and made headlines with an impressive 50% success rate in women under 35, the ability to test embryos for genetic dis…

Live, Online Seminar Q & A: Ovulation Disorders

Posted in Live Online Seminar: Q & A, Ovulation | Tagged Fertility Solutions, infertility questions, infertility seminar, ovulation, ovulation disorders September 15, 2011

Each month we host a live online seminar where patients can ask our physicians questions about infertility. The topic for each seminar changes monthly, whether it is IVF, tubal reversal, egg donation, or more. This month's topic was ovulation disorders (our last topic was decreased ovarian reserve). View the live Q & A chat about ovulation disorders: (09/14/2011) 7:03 Fertility Solutions:…