Category: Infertility

TTC Conversation Etiquette

Despite their best intentions, people often don’t know quite what to say to a friend who’s TTC. They’re curious, but don’t want to be invasive. They want to offer support, but not come across as glib. It’s a sensitive subject, and one that’s potentially filled with conversational landmines.

Infertility Symptoms

Many times, we speak to our female patients and they ask us what symptoms they should be aware of that can commonly be associated with infertility.  

Possible Infertility Signs

If conception does not happen after a year come and see us.  If you are 35 years old or older, then you should seek consultation after six months of trying.

Infertility Myths – Men

“I have heard that tight underwear on men and also being in hot spas cause infertility in men – is this true?”

How to Have “The Talk” – a guide to the infertility conversation

Look around you…one-in-eight couples struggle with infertility.  Talking to those in our lives should come as a comfort, but here is still some sense of stigma surrounding the topic even though great strides have been made to normalize and support the cause. 

Flipping the Script on Infertility

A fresh start. A new chapter. A chance for change. A new year often prompts us to take a look at how we handle certain things in our lives, and… Read more »

Infertility Awareness: #NewYearNewView

Each April countless men, women, and children answer the call to raise awareness during National Infertility Awareness Week, founded by RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association. They walk, fundraise, tweet, post,… Read more »