Tag: fertility

Whether you have just started trying to conceive or you have been trying for years, there are things you can do to give yourself the best chance of getting pregnant. In general, couples have about a 20% chance of conceiving each

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Elizabeth Yepez, MD is a board certified ObGyn and Clinical Instructor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine. Dr. Yepez has focused much of her career in eliminating racial and socioeconomic health disparities. Much of this is through women’s health

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Mary Jane Minkin, M.D. is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine. She is a lead author and co-author of articles in numerous peer-reviewed

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Research tells us that the number one reason women and their partners do not seek the advice of a fertility specialist is because of the costs associated with medical treatments, like IVF.* Most insurance plans do not cover the treatment of

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June is Men’s Health Month. When you’re trying to conceive and it’s not happening as quickly as you thought, you may want to make sure your partner understands his body when it comes to his reproductive health. When infertility strikes, it

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Hello, my name is Molly and I’m trying to get pregnant. It’s not big news to anyone who knows my husband, Matthew, and me.  Everyone is excited for us and completely unsurprised. Upon learning we’re trying to start a family, most

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Mary Jane Minkin, M.D., is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine. She is a lead author or co-author of articles in numerous peer-reviewed

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Mary Jane Minkin, M.D., is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine. She is a lead author or co-author of articles in numerous peer-reviewed

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Despite a wealth of information available, many fertility misconceptions and myths still exist. Let’s take a look at the top 5 fertility myths, identified by doctors: 1. “You have plenty of time.” More now than ever before, women are delaying childbearing

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It seems like every month another friend or family member announces her pregnancy. There are days you don’t even want to check your Facebook page or answer your phone for fear of hearing someone else’s good news – or worse yet,

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