How IVF Became a Leading Fertility Service

Posted in General | Tagged IVF, IUI December 17, 2019

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is a laboratory procedure during which eggs are fertilized outside of the womb by sperm. From 1987 to 2015, one million babies were born in the U.S. from IVF or other assisted reproductive technologies (ART). There are many reasons why IVF has risen in popularity as a go-to fertility care service, some of which include declining fertility rates, delayed family…

Why More People Should Know About Secondary Infertility

Posted in General | Tagged Secondary infertility, Infertility, IUI, Egg freezing, IVF November 27, 2018

Most people think about primary infertility when they hear the word “infertility.” However, secondary infertility is something prospective parents face too. The difference is simple: Primary infertility affects a woman’s first pregnancy whereas secondary infertility affects any pregnancies thereafter. About three million American women of childbearing age who have given birth to one baby struggle to co…

Free Fertility Seminar Re-cap: October 2018

Posted in General | Tagged Free Fertility Seminar, Seminar re-cap, IUI, LGBTQ, Male factor fertility, IVF laboratory October 3, 2018

We had a great group of patients who came to the October 2nd Fertility Education Seminar. The discussion began with an overview of the benefits of learning about fertility centers and why our practice is different. It is important to find the right center for you, and at Fertility Solutions, we are happy to offer some insight into the differences between centers. Fertility Solutions is a…

What Is IVF like When You're Single?

Posted in IVF | Tagged Single parent IVF, IUI, IVF, recurrent pregnancy loss, Endometriosis, PGD October 27, 2016

Single parent IVF refers to when a single woman undergoes in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment with the aid of a sperm donor. Typically, when a single woman wishes to build her family with a sperm donor, she will first use intrauterine (artificial) insemination (IUI) to deposit the donated sperm directly into her uterus during ovulation. In cases where IUI has been unsuccessful or if a medical…

Free Fertility Seminar Re-cap: May 18th with Dr. Ania Kowalik

Posted in Free Fertility Seminar | Tagged Dr. Ania Kowalik, IUI, IVF, insurance coverage May 19, 2016

What a great turnout! Thank you to all who attended our May 18th free fertility education seminar in Dedham, MA hosted by Dr. Ania Kowalik. The comradery and communication between all present was educational as well as supportive. Our discussion during the May 18th seminar mainly focused on the steps patients need to take in order to decide which course of fertility treatment is best for their…