Fertility 101

Gestational vs. Traditional Surrogacy

Gestational vs. Traditional Surrogacy

One often-misunderstood fertility topic is gestational vs. traditional surrogacy. Some patients are confused by what exactly “surrogacy” means when it comes to genetic, legal, and logistical details. In this article, we’ll go over the differences between gestational and traditional surrogacy, including which is more common and recommended by fertility experts.

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...

What to Do After Embryo Transfer

What to Do After Embryo Transfer

Tips to maximize success during your embryo transfer recovery The embryo transfer is the final step in the roller coaster of fertility treatment, and many patients ask what to do after their embryo transfer. We understand the wish for a magic solution to guarantee...

What Are Signs of PCOS?

What Are Signs of PCOS?

Signs, symptoms, and treatments of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) Today we’ll talk about a very common fertility topic: what is PCOS, and what are the first signs of PCOS? PCOS, or polycystic ovarian syndrome, is a hormonal condition that affects the ovaries. PCOS...