What to Expect If You Have a Sonohysterogram

What to Expect If You Have a Sonohysterogram

Sonohysterograms are ultrasound exams that allow your physician to look inside the uterus. It will provide more detail than a hysterosalpingogram, but it's less invasive than a hysteroscopy. Patients will have a saline solution injected into the uterus to give a much clearer image of the uterine wall and any malformations that may be present. Your doctor may … [Read more...]

Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS) and How Your Pregnancy Can Be Affected

Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS) and How Your Pregnancy Can Be Affected

Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, also known as APS, is a rare autoimmune disorder which affects about 5 percent of the general population. The vast majority of APS sufferers are women, who make up over 80 percent of the APS population. … [Read more...]

What Is Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection?

What Is Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection

For men who experience infertility issues, the emotional toil can be overwhelming. But there are options available which can still allow fatherhood. Intracytoplasmic sperm injection provides patients with the opportunity to parent using one's own sperm even if you have low sperm count, low¬†mobility or have frozen your sperm due to cancer treatments.¬† … [Read more...]

Pregnancy During Perimenopause: It Can Still Happen

Pregnancy During Perimenopause

Many women in their 40s believe that they're unable to have children because they're experiencing some signs and symptoms of menopause. This is far from the truth. Pregnancy during perimenopause is a very real possibility up until the full onset of menopause. … [Read more...]

What Are Common Causes of Ovulation Problems Among Women?

ovulation problems

Ovulation is a key component in the reproduction cycle of every woman. Without proper ovulation, you simply can't get pregnant naturally. Unfortunately, for many women, ovulation problems hinder their desire to conceive and begin a family with their partner. Understanding the common causes of ovulation problems is essential to finding the correct treatment … [Read more...]