Month: February 2022

Yoga for Fertility March and April 2022

Yoga for Fertility March and April 2022

        Yoga for Fertility ONLINE Classes March and April, 2022 Thursdays 7:00-8:30 p.m. March 3 – April 14 (7 wks) Sundays 5:30-7:00 p.m.  March 6 – April 17 (7 wks) Monday Daytime: 10:30am - 12:00pm March 7 - April 18 (7 wks) On-Demand classes...

LGBTQ+ Family Building

LGBTQ+ Family Building

How to get started as a gay, lesbian, transgender, or nonbinary intended parent PNWF proudly supports LGBTQ+ family building through our Center for LGBTQ+ Fertility. We believe everyone who wants to become a parent should get the chance. We offer a wide variety of...

How Do Sperm Banks Work?

How Do Sperm Banks Work?

Sperm donor requirements, the sperm donation process, and how to use donor sperm Donor sperm is a great option for single women, LGBTQ intended parents without sperm, and men with male factor infertility; but how do sperm banks work? Sperm banks collect, freeze, and...

How To Care For Your Mental Health After A Miscarriage

How To Care For Your Mental Health After A Miscarriage

Miscarriage is more common than we often realize, occurring in 1 in 4 clinical recognized pregnancies. We have a playlist for other types of grief: death, divorce, a cancer diagnosis – but miscarriage is still not shared enough, surrounded by shame. Even worse – when we share with loved ones that we’ve had a miscarriage – comments can be hurtful: ‘What did you do wrong?’ ‘At least you can get pregnant – try again.’

How Long Does an IVF Cycle Take

How Long Does an IVF Cycle Take

What to expect from your IVF timeline How long does an IVF cycle take, and what are the steps involved? In vitro fertilization (IVF) can feel overwhelming. And different sources define “one IVF cycle” differently, making it hard to find a simple answer of what to...

How to Become an Egg Donor

How to Become an Egg Donor

Requirements for egg donation Would you like to become an egg donor? Egg donation is a meaningful experience that can change someone’s life. To protect the health and safety of everyone involved, egg donors must meet some specific requirements. While each clinic may...

Does Stress Cause Infertility?

Does Stress Cause Infertility?

Our patients often ask us: does stress cause infertility? There’s no clear and easy answer to this question. Some studies suggest a relationship between stress and infertility; others suggest infertility causes the stress to begin with. While we don’t have an exact answer for “does stress cause infertility,” we do have resources for stress management, which can help improve your daily life overall.