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6 Fertility Breakthroughs You Need to Know About

I know from personal experience that dealing with infertility can be an expensive, time consuming, and a monstrous emotional drain. Years ago, when my husband and I were agonizing over our diagnosis and struggling with how to start a family, doing the legwork to make sure I was as informed as I could be was an important and productive way...

Don’t Fail an IVF Cycle by Underestimating Male Factors

Male Factor Infertility The Seed Test by Episona
Over 1 million couples seek fertility care each year in the U.S. Within this group 200,000+ IVF cycles are performed annually. If you are considering IVF, there is no shortage of testing and information you can go through on the female side. What’s missing is a solid grasp of the male’s role in IVF success. Even after fertilization, an embryo...

Prenatal Testing: Why is it Important for your Baby?

When you find out you are expecting a tiny bundle of joy, you cannot express how overwhelming that feeling is. Now you have to prepare for the next few months and ensure that you have a healthy pregnancy and give birth to a beautiful, perfect baby.To make sure that your baby is healthy, you will need to do certain...

Everything You Really Need to Know about IVF

IVF stands for in vitro fertilization. The term “in vitro” means “in glass.” It can be described as the process where the egg is extracted from a woman’s body and fertilized by sperm in a laboratory. This is a breakthrough technique that has helped countless people who have struggled with infertility.How does in vitro fertilization work?Depending on your individual...

5 Common Causes Of Infertility In Women

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When you're ready to start a family, you want it to happen right now.  Unfortunately, sometimes getting pregnant takes more time than eager parents-to-be expect, and sometimes it takes a lot longer because there's something getting in the way.Dealing with infertility can make you feel like the very forces of nature are against you, but try not to get discouraged...

Making Time for Conception

If you’re anything like me, you have a busy day ahead of you every day. From working, cooking, cleaning, and running errands, by the time bedtime rolls around, I’m exhausted. My husband is the same. Once our heads hit the pillow at night, we rarely want to get up for anything else.We both work very hard to make sure...

Why You Are Having Trouble Getting Pregnant

Getting Pregnant
Trouble Getting Pregnant Let’s learn a little about the basics of getting pregnant to get a clear understanding of the steps along the way, that must take place successfully, in order for pregnancy to occur.First, an egg erupts from the follicle, also known as ovulation. After the egg leaves the follicle, it develops into a ductless gland within the ovary...

Top Tips For Getting Pregnant

Top tips for Getting pregnant
pregnant So you want to get pregnant. It sounds pretty simple, right? You stop using birth control. You have sex with your partner. You get pregnant. You have a positive pregnancy test that confirms it and Wala! Congratulations are in order.Sorry, but unfortunately, it does not happen this easily or quickly for most couples, although it does for a lucky...

Preparing to Start a Family

Deciding whether and when to start a family is an intensely personal decision, involving many factors involved. As your make this decision, it is wise to consider your health, finances, relationships, and how much you know about raising children. Your Health: Particularly if you are planning to start a family by becoming pregnant yourself (but even if you intend on...

Preparing for Pregnancy Together

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Deciding to start a family is one of life's biggest decisions. With so many variables we all want to do the most we can to ensure success. Unfortunately, couples often overlook the fact that there are many ways the aspiring father can greatly increase his likelihood of conception. In the past it was assumed the potential for increasing fertility...