The Embryoscope: 8 Key Questions Patients Should Ask

Posted in IVF | Tagged fertility, infertility, IVF October 14, 2013

The Embryoscope has gained a lot of attention as of late regarding its “superior” benefits over more traditional, larger embryo incubators and culture systems. While the utility of this type of system is still being researched and explored, as with any newer technology, it is important to understand exactly how this technology affects your chances of having a successful outcome right now. 8 Key…

Minc™ Incubators: Helping to Improve IVF Success Rates at Fertility Solutions

Posted in Fertility Solutions, General, IVF | Tagged fertility, infertility, IVF October 4, 2013

Minc Incubator Are all IVF labs the same? We don’t believe so. Do all IVF labs have the same success rates? No! The success of any IVF program depends on the quality of its laboratory, the equipment and its scientists. Why do we believe that embryos do better in the Fertility Solutions IVF lab? In part, Our incubators. In vitro Fertilization labs are very complex and it is critical that o…

The Egg Donation Process

Posted in Egg Donation, Fertility Doctors, Fertility Solutions, IVF | Tagged egg donate, Egg Donation, egg donation process, fertility, frozen donor eggs, infertility, IVF, IVF treatments September 9, 2013

Can Egg Donation Help Me? ****You may consider using donated eggs if you are unable to use your own eggs. Common reasons would include: Premature menopause Ovaries have affected by prior chemotherapy Ovaries surgically removed Risk of passing on a genetic disease Prior IVF treatments which have revealed poor egg quality The Egg Donation Process An initial consultation with one of…

Why 40 Isn’t the New 30 When You’re Trying to Conceive

Posted in Fertility Doctors, Fertility Solutions | Tagged Age, Eggs, fertility, Fertility Solutions, infertility, IVF, OBGYN May 16, 2011

We’ve heard it again and again. Thirty is the new twenty, forty is the new thirty. With longer life expectancy, older age for retirement, improved healthcare and even products that help us defy the look of aging it’s easy to see why we seem to be a decade younger than we actually are. Unfortunately, our ovaries didn’t get the memo and it is shocking to many young women to learn that by their 30’s,…

Food for Thought: Diet Tips for Conception and Beyond

Posted in General | Tagged diet, fertility, Fertility Solutions, fertility specialist, getting pregnant, infertility, new england infertility, weight March 17, 2011

With the New Year in full swing, by now many of us have strayed off the path to our diet resolutions. But if you’re trying to conceive, your diet is an important piece of the conception puzzle. The age old advice of following the food pyramid and eating your greens does hold true, but for those of us who live on planet Earth, who have deadlines to meet, time cards to punch, a picky spouse who w…