Know When You’re Most Fertile

Menstrual cycle
A normal menstrual cycle interval is considered 21-35 days and is calculated from the first day of full flow until the next month’s first day of full flow. In practical terms, a normal cycle interval is 24-34 days with minimal variation among cycles, namely 2-3 days. While regular ovulation (the release of a mature […]

Facts about Fertility Medications

The first step we recommend for patients experiencing challenges when trying to conceive is learning as much as possible about fertility and its treatment options. Understanding the various types of fertility medications is an important component of education for all fertility patients, both women and men alike. So, at Fertility CARE, we want to help […]

3 Proven Methods to Fast-Track Your Fertility

Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive following one year of unprotected intercourse in a couple WITHOUT any risk factors.  We are all familiar with the adage, “Stop, Look, and Listen” but did you ever think it could assist in having a baby?

Well, it turns out applying the tools in this simple exercise can […]

Importance of Regular Monthly Menstruation

Despite the many common misconceptions, monthly menstrual flow offers several critical biologic roles. Specifically, a healthy cycle validates usually normal reproductive anatomy precluding outflow tract obstruction, indicating probable ovulation to facilitate fertility, and establishes protection from endometrial hyperplasia (excessive uterine lining growth potentially leading to cancer). These assumptions are not always valid as there are specific […]

Uterine Fibroids Can Impact Your Fertility

The Reproductive Facts from The American Society for Reproductive Medicine

A 37-year-old woman goes to her doctor for evaluation and treatment for infertility.  She has never been able to get pregnant and very much wants to have a baby.  She has bleeding for 10 days with her periods and she says she has feelings of fullness […]

Dealing with Infertility During the Holidays

By Judith Burnett, Ph.D

Problems with fertility can create real stress for couples. Although no definitive studies demonstrating stress itself as a cause of infertility are currently available, many studies do show that that stress reduction may improve pregnancy success rates. At Fertility C.A.R.E. we offer every patient access to emotional support throughout fertility treatment. We […]

(Video) Options When Trying to Conceive

Dr. Trolice sits down with FOX 4 Morning Blend’s Stephanie Summers and Juliana Metzner of Family Source Consultants to talk about the different options families have when trying to conceive.

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7 Emotional Challenges of Infertility

Infertility affects 12% of women during their reproductive years, approximately 1 in 8. In the U.S., over seven million people struggle with this challenge. The accepted diagnosis of infertility is an inability to deliver a child after one year of unprotected intercourse provided the woman has regular menstrual cycles and the couple has no risk […]

Protecting Your Fertility

Fertility is a health issue that is rarely surpassed in importance for women of reproductive age. To demonstrate the significance of this issue, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) established a public service announcement campaign called “Protect Your Fertility.”

The CDC reports the number of women ages 15-44 with impaired ability to have children is […]

Coping with Infertility Together

Contributing Authors:  Judith Burnett, Ph.D.; Jennifer Kusters, M.S.; Kim McGoff, M.S.; and Ruth Pearl, M.S.

Is spending time together with your partner different for you now that you are coping with infertility issues? Are you spending as much time together as you used to?

Or, is all your time together related in some way to your fertility treatments? […]