Fertility Facts

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May 08, 2018

PFC’s Dr. Carolyn Givens was quoted in an interview by Bustle about common fertility myths.

"Despite the number of celebrities seen having babies in their mid-40s and beyond, their in vitro fertilization processes may not necessarily have involved using their own eggs," said Givens, M.D.

You can read the full article here.

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April 26, 2013

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week.  Check in each day this week for a new fertility fact of the day.

NIAW Fact of the Day: What medications are used?

There are a variety of medications used to treat infertility. It is important to understand the medications and what their purpose is and to speak with your physician about the medications that will be used in your specific treatment plan. Read more about Fertility Medications.

 

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April 25, 2013

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week.  Check in each day this week for a new fertility fact of the day.

NIAW Fact of the Day: How is infertility treated?

Medical technology now offers more answers and treatment options to men and women trying to conceive a child. From hormonal treatments, ovulation induction and Intrauterine insemination to more advanced technologies like in vitro fertilization, ICSI to surrogacy, egg/sperm donation and even embryo donation. For more information on treatment of infertility visit the Family Building Options section of the Resolve website.

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April 24, 2013

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week.  Check in each day this week for a new fertility fact of the day.

NIAW Fact of the Day: What are the risk factors of infertility?

  • Weight
  • Age
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Tubal Disease
  • Endometriosis
  • DES Exposure
  • Smoking
  • Alcohol
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April 23, 2013

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week.  Check in each day this week for a new fertility fact of the day.

NIAW Fact of the Day: What are the signs and symptoms of infertility?

Often there are no signs or symptoms associated with an infertility problem. Listening to your body and getting regular checkups will help to detect a problem. Early detection and treatment of a problem are often critical in achieving successful pregnancy outcomes later.

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