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 Causes of Recurrent Miscarriages?

A miscarriage can be an emotionally painful time. It represents the death of a child, of a baby who was never seen, and a child who will never be known to the world. Miscarriages and the unspoken taboos around them can propel many women into despair, distress, and depression. Understanding the causes of recurrent miscarriages […]

IVF: Are There Merits to Concerns About Birth Defects?

In vitro fertilization (IVF) helps create an amazing number of happy families, with the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) estimating more than 60,000 babies are born each year as a result of IVF.

Despite the joy IVF can bring, reports have surfaced over the years touching on the potential risks associated with the procedure. […]

7 Surprising Facts of Recurrent Miscarriage

7 Surprising Facts of Recurrent Miscarriage

Recurrent miscarriage (RM) is a devastating problem effecting less than five percent of the population. Of the all the patients I see for infertility, those with RM are more psychologically stressed. When most women are rejoicing their positive pregnancy test, a patient with RM is on guard with worry for […]

(Video) What is Recurrent Pregnancy Loss and Miscarriage?

There is little more devastating to future parents than a miscarriage, the loss of a pregnancy during the first 20 weeks. Miscarriages affect about 15% of women at some point in their lifetime. Of all diagnosed conceptions, approximately 50% do not continue before they even implant in the uterine cavity. Most first trimester miscarriages are […]

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 […]

You’re Pregnant, but in the Wrong Place

Defining an Ectopic Pregnancy
The initial goal of every normal pregnancy is for an embryo to implant inside a woman’s uterus. An ectopic pregnancy is defined as a pregnancy located in any other location than the upper portion of the uterus. Currently, the incidence of ectopic pregnancies is 2% of spontaneous conceptions, increasing to 5% from […]

(Video) Dealing with Miscarriage

Recently, the Founder of Facebook (Mark Zuckerberg) made an emotional statement about his families struggle with recurring miscarriages. In this video. Dr. Trolice sits down with the morning show team on FOX35 Orlando to talk about the misconceptions of miscarriage, and how people can cope.

Dr. Mark P. Trolice is the Director of The IVF Center […]