THE BIG O

Ovulation usually occurs mid-cycle. More precisely, ovulation usually occurs fourteen days before the onset of bleeding. However, ovulation can be delayed by many factors, including sickness, alcohol or

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COPING WITH A FAILED IVF/IUI CYCLE OR MISCARRIAGE

Unfortunately, for some couples pregnancy remains elusive even after all of the preparation and hard work going into a cycle. What is the difference in pregnancy rates for couples with fertility problems

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WHEN TO CONSIDER CHINESE MEDICINE IN THE TREATMENT OF INFERTILITY

What do Mariah Carey and Celine Dion have in common? Besides their superstar celebrity status, both used acupuncture to get pregnant. As media coverage of acupuncture’s role in the treatment of infertility

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HOW TO WEAN FROM CAFFEINE

The first step in preparing for an upcoming fertility treatment cycle is often giving up their morning (or afternoon, evening, etc.) cup of java. Many people rely on caffeine to get started in the morning

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THE MOST SHOCKING META-STUDY OF FERTILITY ACUPUNCTURE

A growing number of new parents are telling their friends and families that acupuncture helped them conceive – after seemingly nothing else worked. Acupuncturists who specialize in reproductive medicine,

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WOMEN WHO HAVE BABIES AFTER 33 LIVE LONGER, STUDY SAYS

Did you, or will you, have a baby after the age of 33? Then you might live much longer than the average woman, or so say researchers. According to research by Thomas Perls, director of the New England

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HELP! ACNE AT 35?!?

We've been seeing a rash of acne in our clinic lately, and not of the adolescent type. PCOS, aka polycystic ovarian syndrome, can wreak havoc on your skin due to abnormally high levels of testosterone

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