10 Common Fertility Myths in 2021…BUSTED!

10 fertility myths busted

Fertility can be a really overwhelming subject. There is so much misinformation about fertility that it’s easy for patients to get confused about what they should believe and what they should ignore. So, let’s share some of the most common myths about getting pregnant and help you understand the real truth about this important topic … Read more

6 Ways To Know If You Are Ovulating

Ovulation is defined as the release of an egg from the follicle in the ovary. Once the egg is released, it’s then able to enter the fallopian tube, which is where the egg meets the sperm. If you are not ovulating regularly, your chances of getting pregnant naturally are very low. In fact, ovulatory dysfunction … Read more

7 Tips To Improve Your Chances Of Getting Pregnant Naturally

Women are born with all the eggs they will ever have in their life. As we age, the quantity and quality of our eggs decreases, which makes it more difficult for us to get pregnant.  Today, there are strategies and cutting-edge technology that can help women conceive who might otherwise not be able to. Even … Read more

The Complete Fertility Workup

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Have you ever wondered how a Fertility Specialist actually tests your fertility? Read about the different tests and information your doctor gathers to assess your fertility potential. Introduction “Why am I not getting pregnant?” If you have asked yourself this question, don’t worry, you’re not alone. One in 7 couples struggle to conceive and there … Read more

LGBTQ+ Fertility Options: How RISE OC Fertility Can Empower You To Build Your Dream Family

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Every loving couple should have the chance to parent a child, and for years, experts have worked to make this a reality. For example, fertility medications, Intrauterine Insemination (IUI), and In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF) have all been tremendous advances in the pursuit of pregnancy. Still, until recently, the focus of these treatments has been primarily on … Read more

Asherman’s Syndrome: Causes and Treatment Options

Asherman’s Syndrome is a condition that can affect a person’s ability to get pregnant. Today, we are going to provide a comprehensive overview of how it is caused, diagnosed, and treated by a fertility specialist.  What is Asherman’s Syndrome? Intrauterine adhesions (IUA) or Asherman’s syndrome is a condition characterized by the presence of severe intrauterine … Read more

Is it Normal to Experience Bleeding in the Early Stages of Pregnancy?

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Bleeding in the Early Stages Bleeding in early pregnancy is a relatively common problem. Invariably, it is not normal. However, it certainly does not mean that the pregnancy is lost. In fact, especially in patients who have undergone treatment with ART (Assisted Reproductive Technology – including IVF, Egg Donation, Gestational Surrogacy or Frozen Embryo Transfer … Read more

8 Foods that Enhance Your Fertility

Although everyone’s fertility journey is slightly different, almost all of us share two things: the desire to have a child and the need to be healthy. Starting today, with the help of the right foods, you might just accomplish both – and enjoy doing it. But how, do you ask? How can you achieve two … Read more

The Best Supplements to Take When Trying to Conceive

Can we all agree that what we put into our bodies matters? Still, how do nutrition and nutritional supplements relate to fertility? If there’s one subject that confuses would-be moms and dads, it’s supplements. And just to make things more complicated, not everyone needs the same advice. That’s where a little bit of knowledge and … Read more

7 Things You Never Learned in Sex Ed Class

Most of the sex education we received when we were younger was all about how to practice safe sex and prevent unwanted pregnancy. But now that you are actually trying to conceive, you may be realizing that there is more to getting pregnant than just having unprotected sex. There are so many misconceptions and old … Read more