Semen analysis (SA) vs. sperm DNA fragmentation If you are new to fertility treatments, you, or your partner, most likely did a semen analysis. This test looks at total count, morphology (shape) and motility (movement) of the sperm. These factors are used to then make a treatment recommendation, typically for IUI or IVF. A semen […]
Remember, IVF is Just One Treatment Strategy
IVF works well for many but not all IVF (in vitro fertilization) is a medical need for some, a fast and effective solution to pregnancy for many, and an inappropriately proposed course of treatment for an unfortunate group of fertility patients. We need to remember that IVF is just one of many treatment strategies. There are […]
DOR – Do Ovaries Right!
Diminishing ovarian reserve (DOR) is a phenomenon that affects a woman’s ability to get pregnant – both naturally and with advanced fertility techniques (ART). As women age, ovarian reserve and egg quality decline. It’s normal and natural, but this process of ovarian aging is a cause for concern among many women nearing the end of their reproductive years.