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41 Advances in the Infertility Field In 41 Years

Barry R. Witt, M.D. - 7/25/2019 - 0

In the 41 years since Louise Brown, the first test-tube baby was born there have been many advances in the infertility field. Here are 41 of them.

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Intrauterine Insemination: Is It the Right Fertility Procedure for You?

David Adamson, M.D. - 7/19/2019 - 0

Intrauterine Insemination, a fertility procedure in which sperm are placed directly into the uterus using a catheter passed through the cervix, is the right choice for some. Here’s why.

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Can Cranberry’s Bioactive Ingredient Prevent UTIs?

Brian J. Flynn, MD - 6/23/2019 - 1

The bacterial anti-adhesion activity of proanthocyanidins (PAC) aids in preventing UTIs and reducing antibiotic use.

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Egg Freezing – What You Need to Know

David Adamson, M.D. - 5/23/2019 - 1

Most people don’t know what is involved in egg freezing. Before pursuing this path to a delayed pregnancy, consider a discussion with a fertility expert.

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What You Need To Know About Geriatric Pregnancy

Jori Hamilton - 4/25/2019 - 1

Geriatric pregnancies (women 35 & older), are becoming more common. Even though they’re at higher risk, many result in healthy pregnancies & normal births.

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Infertility Coverage is Becoming an Important Employee Benefit

David Adamson, M.D. - 4/15/2019 - 0

A number of employers have discovered that including robust infertility coverage in their health benefits package can help attract and retain employees.

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Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring Training is Crucial to Patient Safety

Mark Simon, M.D., CMO - 3/31/2019 - 0

Routine, rigorous fetal heart rate monitoring training is key to ensuring good outcomes for moms and babies during labor and delivery.

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6 Ways to Enhance Female Sexuality While Aging

Dylan Menders, CST - 3/30/2019 - 0

There are lots of reasons why women’s sex desire declines as with age. Here are some tips to enhance female sexuality at regardless of age.

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How Pregnancy Affects Sleep and What You Can do About it

Stepheny Jonson - 3/24/2019 - 0

There are many different ways in which pregnancy affects sleep and they vary by the stage of pregnancy. Here are some tips that can help.

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Why Infertility Treatment Should be a Covered Benefit

David Adamson, M.D. - 10/29/2018 - 0

Infertility is a disease and deserves to be covered by health insurance like other medical conditions. There are compelling business and social reasons to support this case.

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The Problem with the Way Women Speak

Lara Devgan, MD, MPH - 10/10/2018 - 21

The way women speak is criticized as being too high-pitched, girly, whiny, or worse, but here’s why women’s voices are just fine the way they are.

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The Urgent Need to Eliminate Gender Bias in Research

Anna Villarreal - 3/12/2018 - 2

Biomedical research must let data lead and be judgment-free. The centuries-old concept that menstrual blood is a waste has prevented it from being studied even though it is unique to women. Anna Villarreal’s company, LifeStory Health is challenging that concept leading to new insights about women’s health.

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