What Do Faint Lines on Pregnancy Tests Mean?

Discovering a faint line on a pregnancy test can be confusing, and may require further testing to learn what the result means.

What is Mini-IVF?

Doctors have now introduced a similar, but less intense, procedure than IVF called mini-IVF, which is also referred to as micro-IVF.

What are Donor Eggs? Understanding the Process

While the concept of donor eggs may be confusing, it is an available option for couples experiencing infertility.

How does Embryo Transfer Work?

During in vitro fertilization, an important stage involves transferring the fertilized embryo into the uterus for implantation.

Fertility After Age 35

For those planning a family later in life, it’s important to consider the risks, quality, and trends that occur with age.

Gender Selection Through IVF: What You Need to Know

In years past, family planning meant leaving things to chance. Today, that’s changed in almost every measurable way—including determining the sex of your baby.

A Guide to Artificial Insemination

Artificial insemination (AI) is a method that involves introducing sperm directly into a woman’s cervix or uterus to facilitate pregnancy.

A Guide to Egg Retrieval

For women going through in-vitro fertilization, the egg retrieval process is always met with a little hesitation. Because it’s considered a “surgery,” many patients are worried when coming in for their appointment. However, the entire procedure is incredibly fast, efficient, and virtually painless.

Clomid and Infertility: What You Need to Know

Clomid, or clomiphene citrate, is an oral medication used to treat female infertility.

DHEA For Fertility

DHEA is a hormone naturally produced by your adrenal glands – but it can also be taken as a supplement to improve fertility. But what is DHEA, and is it right for me?

A Guide to Progesterone

A Guide to Progesterone

Progesterone is an essential, naturally-released hormone released by the corpus luteum. With several vital roles in the women’s body, both low progesterone and high progesterone can have detrimental effects on fertility and the menstrual system.