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New State-of-the-Art PCOS App Available for Patients

Our clinical team is excited to share a fantastic app to help women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). Launched by Monash University called AskPCOS. The app was developed in response to concerns expressed by girls and women with PCOS about the difficulty of finding good quality, trustworthy information.

AskPCOS is the first app dedicated to the […]

[Fertility Smarts] What are the causes of recurrent miscarriage?

Fertility Smarts, an evidence-based website about fertility, interviews Mark P. Trolice, M.D., for his insights on frozen embryo transfer (FET) success rates.

“Recurrent miscarriage is one of the most frustrating problems that I see in my practice.” says Dr. Trolice.

Why Do Women Get Facial Hair?

Excessive or unwanted hair that grows on a woman’s body and face is caused by hirsutism, a common condition that affects 5-10% of women. Hirsutism is defined as the presence of disproportionate male-type hair in some areas of a woman’s body (known as androgen-contingent parts of the body).

Having excess body hair can often generate a […]

Health Checks to Have Before Becoming a Parent

As expecting parents, you want the best for the delicate new life developing in the womb. However, many couples are not aware that the health of both parents plays a key role before conception and throughout pregnancy. In fact, there are a handful of health checks to have before becoming a parent.

According to the American College of […]

What Are the Different Types of Miscarriages?

For an expecting mother or couple, a miscarriage can be a traumatic event. In addition to having lost a child who they will never know, the sense of loss, sadness, and despair is often compounded by the confusion and lack of information surrounding miscarriages and their causes.

Understanding the different types of pregnancy loss can help […]

What Are the Do’s and Don’ts during Pregnancy?

Getting pregnant and starting a family is one of the most exciting times during parents’ lives. The preparation to welcome a new life into the home is cause for celebration for the entire extended family. Still, many patients ask, “what are the do’s and don’ts during pregnancy?” 

This information may, at times, be confusing and even […]

Can FSH or AMH Prove and Predict Your Fertility?

Ovarian reserve testing has become ever more popular among women trying to gauge how many more years of fertility they have. However, a recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association has dampened the excitement among ovarian reserve enthusiasts and generated more than a little anxiety among women in general.

“The study […]

How Can You Preserve Your Fertility?

Today, family building is radically different than a generation ago. Increasingly, women are putting off childbearing for non-medical reasons, e.g. pursuing a career, lack of a stable relationship, and financial considerations. As a result, over the past forty years, the age of a woman’s first pregnancy has been gradually rising.

A key question: by when do […]

Treatment for PCOS – Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

What is Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)?
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is the most common female hormonal disorder affecting 6-10% of all reproductive-aged women. Despite being the most prevalent reproductive hormonal disorder, the management of PCOS continues to be evasive but there is a treatment for PCOS. There is unexplained abnormal synchrony from the brain to the […]

SART Webinar: Dr. Trolice Explains the Difference Between IUI and IVF

Mark P. Trolice, M.D., recently gave a presentation on “The Difference Between IUI and IVF.” This presentation was featured on the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) website.

With more couples across the U.S. turning to the use of fertility treatments and assisted reproductive technologies, one of the most common questions patients ask their fertility specialist […]